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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 06:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 19' South, Longitude: 145° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.72 meters/second, 1543.4 km/hour, 959.0 miles/hour or 833.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"15.98 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.16 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 26' 32.6"958.83 miwest0° 08' 11.4"9.39 minorth959.21 mi
24 hours12° 56' 38.7"859.40 mieast3° 38' 19.8"250.17 minorth902.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSun 4:16 PM69 km43 miles37 nmSouth S
Port MoresbySun 4:16 PM777 km483 miles420 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrisbaneSun 4:16 PM1451 km901 miles783 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alice SpringsSun 3:46 PM1478 km919 miles798 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraSun 3:16 PM1617 km1005 miles873 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinSun 3:46 PM1652 km1027 miles892 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraSun 5:16 PM1728 km1074 miles933 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sydney *Sun 5:16 PM2023 km1257 miles1092 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariSun 3:16 PM2129 km1323 miles1150 nmNorthwest NW
Canberra *Sun 5:16 PM2130 km1324 miles1150 nmSouth S

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