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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 = Friday, November 16, 2012 at 3:36:00 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: 7%

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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 45' South, Longitude: 155° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.83 meters/second, 1497.0 km/hour, 930.2 miles/hour or 808.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.50 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 miNorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 22' 26.6"929.90 miWest0° 01' 53.0"2.16 miNorth930.00 mi
24 hours14° 44' 18.0"953.45 miEast1° 25' 24.6"97.92 miNorth962.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrisbaneFri 1:36 PM794 km493 miles429 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NoumeaFri 2:36 PM1123 km698 miles606 nmEast E
CairnsFri 1:36 PM1131 km703 miles610 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraFri 2:36 PM1331 km827 miles719 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaFri 2:36 PM1364 km848 miles736 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sydney *Fri 2:36 PM1521 km945 miles821 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyFri 1:36 PM1549 km963 miles837 nmNorthwest NW
Canberra *Fri 2:36 PM1736 km1079 miles937 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Melbourne *Fri 2:36 PM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsFri 1:06 PM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmWest-southwest WSW

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