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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 04:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 44' South, Longitude: 130° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.59 meters/second, 1496.1 km/hour, 929.6 miles/hour or 807.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.50 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.0"929.40 miwest0° 01' 47.9"2.06 misouth929.31 mi
24 hours15° 10' 36.1"981.92 mieast0° 00' 43.2"0.83 minorth981.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekThu 1:46 PM384 km239 miles207 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alice SpringsThu 1:46 PM463 km288 miles250 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinThu 1:46 PM915 km569 miles494 nmNorth N
EuclaThu 1:01 PM1226 km762 miles662 nmSouth S
DiliThu 1:16 PM1456 km904 miles786 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsThu 2:16 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmEast-northeast ENE
Adelaide *Thu 2:46 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PerthThu 12:16 PM1931 km1200 miles1042 nmSouthwest SW
MakassarThu 12:16 PM2113 km1313 miles1141 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarThu 12:16 PM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmNorthwest NW
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