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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 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 15' South, Longitude: 158° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.60 meters/second, 1514.2 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.6 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' 08.7"940.68 miwest0° 05' 22.8"6.17 minorth940.95 mi
24 hours13° 55' 33.7"909.58 mieast2° 41' 05.3"184.66 minorth935.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaSat 3:24 PM875 km544 miles473 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuganvilleSat 3:24 PM993 km617 miles536 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSat 3:24 PM1031 km641 miles557 nmEast E
BrisbaneSat 2:24 PM1078 km670 miles582 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSat 3:24 PM1095 km680 miles591 nmNorth N
CairnsSat 2:24 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmWest W
Port MoresbySat 2:24 PM1645 km1022 miles888 nmNorthwest NW
Sydney *Sat 3:24 PM1781 km1107 miles962 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Canberra *Sat 3:24 PM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Sat 5:24 PM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmEast E
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