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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 06:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 06' South
Longitude: 134° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.05 meters/second, 1515.8 km/hour, 941.9 miles/hour or 818.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.70 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 24' 17.1"941.69 miwest0° 05' 35.2"6.41 minorth941.98 mi
24 hours13° 51' 51.3"906.38 mieast2° 45' 28.1"189.67 minorth933.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekSat 3:34 PM79 km49 miles43 nmSouthwest SW
Alice SpringsSat 3:34 PM517 km321 miles279 nmSouth S
DarwinSat 3:34 PM841 km522 miles454 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsSat 4:04 PM1200 km746 miles648 nmEast E
EuclaSat 2:49 PM1510 km938 miles815 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliSat 3:04 PM1524 km947 miles823 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbySat 4:04 PM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNortheast NE
Adelaide *Sat 4:34 PM1797 km1117 miles970 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JayapuraSat 3:04 PM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariSat 3:04 PM2018 km1254 miles1089 nmNorth N
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