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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 07:06:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 00' South, Longitude: 120° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.33 meters/second, 1516.8 km/hour, 942.5 miles/hour or 819.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.71 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 24' 22.4"942.26 miwest0° 05' 42.9"6.55 minorth942.55 mi
24 hours13° 49' 35.0"904.35 mieast2° 48' 05.3"192.66 minorth931.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port HedlandSat 3:06 PM212 km132 miles115 nmSouthwest SW
DenpasarSat 3:06 PM1256 km781 miles678 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSat 4:06 PM1300 km808 miles702 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinSat 4:36 PM1363 km847 miles736 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalangSat 2:06 PM1452 km903 miles784 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthSat 3:06 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SurabayaSat 2:06 PM1521 km945 miles821 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsSat 4:36 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakassarSat 3:06 PM1535 km954 miles829 nmNorth N
EuclaSat 3:51 PM1660 km1032 miles896 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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