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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: 8%

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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 04:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 44' South, Longitude: 148° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.88 meters/second, 1497.2 km/hour, 930.3 miles/hour or 808.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.51 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 22' 28.0"930.02 miwest0° 01' 57.6"2.25 minorth930.13 mi
24 hours14° 43' 27.3"952.64 mieast1° 27' 10.4"99.94 minorth962.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Lindeman IslandFri 2:06 PM86 km53 miles46 nmEast-northeast ENE
MackayFri 2:06 PM105 km65 miles57 nmEast-southeast ESE
Charters TowersFri 2:06 PM222 km138 miles120 nmWest-northwest WNW
TownsvilleFri 2:06 PM227 km141 miles123 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsFri 2:06 PM497 km309 miles268 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneFri 2:06 PM889 km553 miles480 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyFri 2:06 PM1253 km779 miles677 nmNorth N
Sydney *Fri 3:06 PM1484 km922 miles801 nmSouth S
Alice SpringsFri 1:36 PM1521 km945 miles821 nmWest-southwest WSW
Canberra *Fri 3:06 PM1615 km1004 miles872 nmSouth S

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