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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 04:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 44' South, Longitude: 128° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.58 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"929.31 miwest0° 01' 46.4"2.04 misouth929.22 mi
24 hours15° 10' 30.9"981.72 mieast0° 01' 16.9"1.47 minorth981.79 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 1:56 PM599 km372 miles323 nmEast E
Alice SpringsThu 1:56 PM637 km396 miles344 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinThu 1:56 PM947 km588 miles511 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EuclaThu 1:11 PM1212 km753 miles655 nmSouth S
DiliThu 1:26 PM1386 km861 miles748 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthThu 12:26 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmSouthwest SW
Adelaide *Thu 2:56 PM1855 km1153 miles1002 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CairnsThu 2:26 PM1860 km1156 miles1005 nmEast E
DenpasarThu 12:26 PM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarThu 12:26 PM1990 km1236 miles1074 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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