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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 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 41' South, Longitude: 129° 35' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.51 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 22' 32.0"930.42 miwest0° 02' 09.5"2.48 minorth930.54 mi
24 hours14° 41' 18.3"950.66 mieast1° 31' 33.7"104.98 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 2:54 PM495 km307 miles267 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alice SpringsFri 2:54 PM553 km344 miles299 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinFri 2:54 PM919 km571 miles496 nmNorth N
EuclaFri 2:09 PM1220 km758 miles659 nmSouth S
DiliFri 2:24 PM1409 km876 miles761 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsFri 3:24 PM1756 km1091 miles948 nmEast E
Adelaide *Fri 3:54 PM1810 km1124 miles977 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PerthFri 1:24 PM1851 km1150 miles1000 nmSouthwest SW
DenpasarFri 1:24 PM2036 km1265 miles1100 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarFri 1:24 PM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmNorthwest NW
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