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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 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 04' South
Longitude: 130° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.13 meters/second, 1516.1 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 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' 18.5"941.86 miwest0° 05' 37.3"6.45 minorth942.14 mi
24 hours13° 51' 15.5"905.86 mieast2° 46' 09.6"190.47 minorth932.69 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 3:50 PM359 km223 miles194 nmEast E
Alice SpringsSat 3:50 PM601 km374 miles325 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinSat 3:50 PM731 km454 miles395 nmNorth N
DiliSat 3:20 PM1294 km804 miles699 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaSat 3:05 PM1410 km876 miles761 nmSouth S
CairnsSat 4:20 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmEast E
Adelaide *Sat 4:50 PM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakassarSat 2:20 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarSat 2:20 PM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariSat 3:20 PM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmNorth N
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