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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 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 05:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 09' South, Longitude: 141° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.92 meters/second, 1515.3 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.2 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' 05.5"0.10 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 24' 14.5"941.32 miwest0° 05' 31.6"6.34 minorth941.60 mi
24 hours13° 52' 58.3"907.28 mieast2° 44' 09.8"188.17 minorth933.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NormantonSat 3:34 PM183 km114 miles99 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsSat 3:34 PM481 km299 miles259 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tennant CreekSat 3:04 PM809 km503 miles437 nmWest W
Alice SpringsSat 3:04 PM971 km604 miles524 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbySat 3:34 PM1215 km755 miles656 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinSat 3:04 PM1393 km866 miles752 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneSat 3:34 PM1465 km911 miles791 nmSoutheast SE
Adelaide *Sat 4:04 PM1779 km1106 miles961 nmSouth S
JayapuraSat 2:34 PM1841 km1144 miles994 nmNorth N
Sydney *Sat 4:34 PM1875 km1165 miles1013 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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