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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 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 04' South, Longitude: 129° 52' 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' 18.9"941.90 miwest0° 05' 37.8"6.45 minorth942.19 mi
24 hours13° 51' 06.6"905.73 mieast2° 46' 20.1"190.66 minorth932.61 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 PM458 km285 miles247 nmEast E
Alice SpringsSat 3:54 PM659 km410 miles356 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinSat 3:54 PM738 km459 miles398 nmNorth N
DiliSat 3:24 PM1252 km778 miles676 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaSat 3:09 PM1401 km870 miles756 nmSouth S
CairnsSat 4:24 PM1700 km1057 miles918 nmEast E
MakassarSat 2:24 PM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarSat 2:24 PM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmNorthwest NW
Adelaide *Sat 4:54 PM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PerthSat 2:24 PM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmSouthwest SW
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