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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: 15%

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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 15' South, Longitude: 159° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.58 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.68 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 24' 08.2"940.64 miwest0° 05' 22.3"6.16 minorth940.91 mi
24 hours13° 55' 42.6"909.71 mieast2° 40' 54.8"184.45 minorth935.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaSat 3:20 PM784 km487 miles423 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuganvilleSat 3:20 PM901 km560 miles487 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSat 3:20 PM932 km579 miles503 nmEast E
HoniaraSat 3:20 PM1087 km676 miles587 nmNorth N
BrisbaneSat 2:20 PM1133 km704 miles612 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsSat 2:20 PM1489 km925 miles804 nmWest W
Port MoresbySat 2:20 PM1725 km1072 miles931 nmNorthwest NW
Sydney *Sat 3:20 PM1822 km1132 miles984 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Sat 5:20 PM1985 km1233 miles1072 nmEast E
Canberra *Sat 3:20 PM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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