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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 06:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 19' South, Longitude: 146° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.71 meters/second, 1543.4 km/hour, 959.0 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' 32.5"958.87 miwest0° 08' 11.2"9.38 minorth959.25 mi
24 hours12° 56' 43.3"859.52 mieast3° 38' 16.2"250.12 minorth902.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSun 4:14 PM77 km48 miles42 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbySun 4:14 PM768 km477 miles415 nmNorth N
BrisbaneSun 4:14 PM1425 km885 miles769 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alice SpringsSun 3:44 PM1520 km945 miles821 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraSun 3:14 PM1636 km1016 miles883 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraSun 5:14 PM1682 km1045 miles908 nmEast-northeast ENE
DarwinSun 3:44 PM1702 km1058 miles919 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sydney *Sun 5:14 PM2009 km1249 miles1085 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Canberra *Sun 5:14 PM2122 km1319 miles1146 nmSouth S
ManokwariSun 3:14 PM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmNorthwest NW
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