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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 05:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 21' South
Longitude: 150° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.61 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"15.98 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.16 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 26' 30.7"958.64 miwest0° 08' 09.6"9.35 minorth959.02 mi
24 hours12° 57' 23.9"860.09 mieast3° 37' 44.2"249.51 minorth902.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSun 3:56 PM504 km313 miles272 nmWest W
Port MoresbySun 3:56 PM842 km523 miles455 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneSun 3:56 PM1259 km782 miles680 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSun 4:56 PM1283 km797 miles693 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraSun 2:56 PM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaSun 4:56 PM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmEast E
Alice SpringsSun 3:26 PM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sydney *Sun 4:56 PM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmSouth S
Canberra *Sun 4:56 PM2101 km1305 miles1134 nmSouth S
DarwinSun 3:26 PM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmWest W
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