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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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 41' South, Longitude: 130° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.03 meters/second, 1497.7 km/hour, 930.6 miles/hour or 808.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.51 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 22' 31.8"930.34 miwest0° 02' 08.9"2.46 minorth930.45 mi
24 hours14° 41' 25.0"950.70 mieast1° 31' 20.3"104.72 minorth961.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekFri 2:50 PM398 km247 miles215 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alice SpringsFri 2:50 PM478 km297 miles258 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinFri 2:50 PM911 km566 miles492 nmNorth N
EuclaFri 2:05 PM1229 km764 miles664 nmSouth S
DiliFri 2:20 PM1444 km898 miles780 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsFri 3:20 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmEast-northeast ENE
Adelaide *Fri 3:50 PM1765 km1097 miles953 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PerthFri 1:20 PM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmSouthwest SW
MakassarFri 1:20 PM2099 km1304 miles1134 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarFri 1:20 PM2116 km1315 miles1142 nmNorthwest NW

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