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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 6:14:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 25%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 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° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.71 meters/second, 1543.3 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' 32.4"958.79 miWest0° 08' 11.0"9.38 miNorth959.17 mi
24 hours12° 56' 45.7"859.49 miEast3° 38' 14.2"250.07 miNorth902.20 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 PM94 km59 miles51 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbySun 4:14 PM764 km475 miles413 nmNorth N
BrisbaneSun 4:14 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alice SpringsSun 3:44 PM1542 km958 miles833 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraSun 3:14 PM1647 km1023 miles889 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraSun 5:14 PM1656 km1029 miles894 nmEast-northeast ENE
DarwinSun 3:44 PM1730 km1075 miles934 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sydney *Sun 5:14 PM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Canberra *Sun 5:14 PM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmSouth S
ManokwariSun 3:14 PM2180 km1355 miles1177 nmNorthwest NW

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