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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: 25%

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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 05:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 28' South, Longitude: 162° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.32 meters/second, 1542.0 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.97 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 26' 25.9"957.94 miwest0° 08' 04.9"9.26 minorth958.31 mi
24 hours12° 59' 16.7"861.62 mieast3° 36' 14.4"247.78 minorth903.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSun 4:06 PM512 km318 miles276 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSun 4:06 PM635 km395 miles343 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSun 4:06 PM764 km475 miles413 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSun 4:06 PM826 km513 miles446 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneSun 3:06 PM1561 km970 miles843 nmSouthwest SW
Suva *Sun 6:06 PM1703 km1058 miles920 nmEast E
CairnsSun 3:06 PM1784 km1108 miles963 nmWest W
YarenSun 5:06 PM1828 km1136 miles987 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbySun 3:06 PM1832 km1138 miles989 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSun 5:06 PM2017 km1254 miles1089 nmEast-northeast ENE

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