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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 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 20' South, Longitude: 148° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.67 meters/second, 1543.2 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.3 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' 31.7"958.77 miwest0° 08' 10.5"9.37 minorth959.15 mi
24 hours12° 57' 01.2"859.77 mieast3° 38' 02.0"249.85 minorth902.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSun 4:06 PM252 km156 miles136 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbySun 4:06 PM767 km477 miles414 nmNorth N
BrisbaneSun 4:06 PM1335 km830 miles721 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSun 5:06 PM1499 km932 miles810 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alice SpringsSun 3:36 PM1692 km1052 miles914 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraSun 3:06 PM1725 km1072 miles932 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinSun 3:36 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmWest W
Sydney *Sun 5:06 PM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmSouth S
Canberra *Sun 5:06 PM2102 km1306 miles1135 nmSouth S
Port VilaSun 5:06 PM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmEast E
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