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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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 10' South, Longitude: 145° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.85 meters/second, 1515.0 km/hour, 941.4 miles/hour or 818.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.69 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 24' 13.2"941.17 miwest0° 05' 29.7"6.30 minorth941.45 mi
24 hours13° 53' 31.9"907.76 mieast2° 43' 30.3"187.41 minorth933.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Charters TowersSat 3:20 PM128 km80 miles69 nmSoutheast SE
TownsvilleSat 3:20 PM136 km85 miles74 nmEast E
CairnsSat 3:20 PM250 km155 miles135 nmNorth N
Port MoresbySat 3:20 PM1090 km677 miles589 nmNorth N
BrisbaneSat 3:20 PM1198 km745 miles647 nmSoutheast SE
Alice SpringsSat 2:50 PM1306 km812 miles705 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sydney *Sat 4:20 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinSat 2:50 PM1736 km1079 miles937 nmWest-northwest WNW
Canberra *Sat 4:20 PM1821 km1132 miles983 nmSouth S
Adelaide *Sat 3:50 PM1875 km1165 miles1013 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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