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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 6:34:00 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 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 03' South, Longitude: 127° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.19 meters/second, 1516.3 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.7 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' 19.7"941.93 miWest0° 05' 38.8"6.48 miNorth942.21 mi
24 hours13° 50' 46.8"905.38 miEast2° 46' 42.9"191.09 miNorth932.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Halls CreekSat 2:34 PM92 km57 miles50 nmNorth N
Tennant CreekSat 4:04 PM681 km423 miles368 nmEast E
DarwinSat 4:04 PM801 km498 miles433 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alice SpringsSat 4:04 PM819 km509 miles442 nmSoutheast SE
DiliSat 3:34 PM1184 km736 miles640 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaSat 3:19 PM1403 km872 miles758 nmSouth S
DenpasarSat 2:34 PM1775 km1103 miles958 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarSat 2:34 PM1785 km1109 miles964 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthSat 2:34 PM1860 km1156 miles1004 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsSat 4:34 PM1924 km1195 miles1039 nmEast E

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