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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 6:24:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 16%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 04' South, Longitude: 130° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.14 meters/second, 1516.1 km/hour, 942.1 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' 18.8"941.82 miWest0° 05' 37.7"6.45 miNorth942.11 mi
24 hours13° 51' 09.1"905.71 miEast2° 46' 17.2"190.60 miNorth932.57 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 3:54 PM430 km267 miles232 nmEast E
Alice SpringsSat 3:54 PM642 km399 miles347 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinSat 3:54 PM735 km456 miles397 nmNorth N
DiliSat 3:24 PM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaSat 3:09 PM1403 km871 miles757 nmSouth S
CairnsSat 4:24 PM1672 km1039 miles903 nmEast E
MakassarSat 2:24 PM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmNorthwest NW
Adelaide *Sat 4:54 PM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DenpasarSat 2:24 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmWest-northwest WNW
PerthSat 2:24 PM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmSouthwest SW

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