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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.

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

UTC time = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 4:16:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 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° 58' 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"15.49 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miSouth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.0"929.34 miWest0° 01' 48.0"2.07 miSouth929.25 mi
24 hours15° 10' 36.8"981.86 miEast0° 00' 39.0"0.75 miNorth981.90 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 PM357 km222 miles193 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alice SpringsThu 1:46 PM445 km276 miles240 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinThu 1:46 PM915 km569 miles494 nmNorth N
EuclaThu 1:01 PM1230 km764 miles664 nmSouth S
DiliThu 1:16 PM1467 km911 miles792 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsThu 2:16 PM1616 km1004 miles872 nmEast-northeast ENE
Adelaide *Thu 2:46 PM1742 km1082 miles941 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PerthThu 12:16 PM1951 km1212 miles1053 nmSouthwest SW
MakassarThu 12:16 PM2130 km1323 miles1150 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyThu 2:16 PM2141 km1330 miles1156 nmEast-northeast ENE

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