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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: 16%

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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 11' South, Longitude: 147° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.80 meters/second, 1514.9 km/hour, 941.3 miles/hour or 818.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.69 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 24' 12.4"941.06 miwest0° 05' 28.4"6.28 minorth941.34 mi
24 hours13° 53' 54.1"908.08 mieast2° 43' 03.9"186.91 minorth934.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TownsvilleSat 3:10 PM116 km72 miles63 nmWest W
Lindeman IslandSat 3:10 PM184 km114 miles99 nmSoutheast SE
Charters TowersSat 3:10 PM199 km124 miles107 nmWest-southwest WSW
CairnsSat 3:10 PM336 km209 miles182 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneSat 3:10 PM1057 km657 miles571 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbySat 3:10 PM1079 km671 miles583 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsSat 2:40 PM1538 km956 miles830 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sydney *Sat 4:10 PM1660 km1031 miles896 nmSouth S
HoniaraSat 4:10 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmNortheast NE
Canberra *Sat 4:10 PM1788 km1111 miles966 nmSouth S

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