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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 06:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 05' South
Longitude: 132° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.10 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 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' 24.3"15.70 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 24' 18.1"941.80 miwest0° 05' 36.6"6.43 minorth942.08 mi
24 hours13° 51' 29.0"906.05 mieast2° 45' 54.2"190.17 minorth932.82 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 3:44 PM211 km131 miles114 nmEast-southeast ESE
Alice SpringsSat 3:44 PM537 km334 miles290 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinSat 3:44 PM748 km465 miles404 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSat 3:14 PM1370 km852 miles740 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaSat 2:59 PM1436 km892 miles775 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsSat 4:14 PM1449 km901 miles783 nmEast E
Adelaide *Sat 4:44 PM1864 km1158 miles1007 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbySat 4:14 PM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariSat 3:14 PM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmNorth N
JayapuraSat 3:14 PM2048 km1272 miles1106 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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