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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 5:24:00 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: 8%

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 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 41' South, Longitude: 129° 51' 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"930.35 miWest0° 02' 09.4"2.47 miNorth930.47 mi
24 hours14° 41' 20.1"950.62 miEast1° 31' 30.1"104.90 miNorth961.01 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 PM467 km290 miles252 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alice SpringsFri 2:54 PM533 km331 miles288 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinFri 2:54 PM916 km569 miles495 nmNorth N
EuclaFri 2:09 PM1222 km759 miles660 nmSouth S
DiliFri 2:24 PM1418 km881 miles766 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsFri 3:24 PM1728 km1074 miles933 nmEast-northeast ENE
Adelaide *Fri 3:54 PM1796 km1116 miles970 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PerthFri 1:24 PM1871 km1162 miles1010 nmSouthwest SW
MakassarFri 1:24 PM2057 km1278 miles1111 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarFri 1:24 PM2060 km1280 miles1113 nmNorthwest NW

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