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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 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 06' South, Longitude: 134° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.06 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' 17.3"941.71 miwest0° 05' 35.6"6.41 minorth942.00 mi
24 hours13° 51' 46.8"906.31 mieast2° 45' 33.3"189.77 minorth932.98 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 3:36 PM61 km38 miles33 nmSouth S
Alice SpringsSat 3:36 PM511 km318 miles276 nmSouth S
DarwinSat 3:36 PM817 km507 miles441 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsSat 4:06 PM1250 km776 miles675 nmEast E
DiliSat 3:06 PM1491 km927 miles805 nmNorthwest NW
EuclaSat 2:51 PM1492 km927 miles806 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbySat 4:06 PM1760 km1094 miles950 nmNortheast NE
Adelaide *Sat 4:36 PM1808 km1124 miles976 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JayapuraSat 3:06 PM1964 km1220 miles1060 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariSat 3:06 PM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmNorth N
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