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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 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 26' South
Longitude: 158° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.43 meters/second, 1542.3 km/hour, 958.4 miles/hour or 832.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.97 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 26' 27.7"958.23 miwest0° 08' 06.5"9.30 minorth958.61 mi
24 hours12° 58' 36.0"861.10 mieast3° 36' 46.9"248.42 minorth903.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSun 4:24 PM798 km496 miles431 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoSun 4:24 PM932 km579 miles503 nmNorth N
LuganvilleSun 4:24 PM970 km603 miles524 nmEast E
NoumeaSun 4:24 PM1084 km673 miles585 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaSun 4:24 PM1090 km677 miles589 nmEast E
CairnsSun 3:24 PM1322 km822 miles714 nmWest W
BrisbaneSun 3:24 PM1332 km828 miles719 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbySun 3:24 PM1419 km881 miles766 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenSun 5:24 PM2003 km1245 miles1082 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sydney *Sun 4:24 PM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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