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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 4:36:00 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 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 45' South, Longitude: 126° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.56 meters/second, 1496.0 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"0.03 miSouth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.0"929.28 miWest0° 01' 44.8"2.00 miSouth929.19 mi
24 hours15° 10' 24.8"981.58 miEast0° 01' 54.9"2.20 miNorth981.69 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 2:06 PM846 km526 miles457 nmEast E
Alice SpringsThu 2:06 PM859 km533 miles464 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinThu 2:06 PM1042 km648 miles563 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EuclaThu 1:21 PM1241 km771 miles670 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliThu 1:36 PM1350 km839 miles729 nmNorth N
PerthThu 12:36 PM1612 km1002 miles870 nmSouthwest SW
DenpasarThu 12:36 PM1782 km1108 miles962 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarThu 12:36 PM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Adelaide *Thu 3:06 PM1988 km1235 miles1073 nmSoutheast SE
SurabayaThu 11:36 AM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmNorthwest NW

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