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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 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 45' South, Longitude: 123° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.55 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"929.31 miwest0° 01' 43.0"1.97 misouth929.22 mi
24 hours15° 10' 18.1"981.49 mieast0° 02' 37.0"3.00 minorth981.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Alice SpringsThu 2:16 PM1115 km693 miles602 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinThu 2:16 PM1204 km748 miles650 nmNortheast NE
EuclaThu 1:31 PM1324 km823 miles715 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliThu 1:46 PM1367 km849 miles738 nmNorth N
PerthThu 12:46 PM1457 km905 miles787 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DenpasarThu 12:46 PM1606 km998 miles867 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarThu 12:46 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalangThu 11:46 AM1827 km1135 miles986 nmNorthwest NW
SurabayaThu 11:46 AM1890 km1175 miles1021 nmNorthwest NW
Adelaide *Thu 3:16 PM2157 km1341 miles1165 nmSoutheast SE
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