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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 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 16' South, Longitude: 141° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.83 meters/second, 1543.8 km/hour, 959.3 miles/hour or 833.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"15.99 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 26' 34.5"959.13 miwest0° 08' 13.0"9.42 minorth959.51 mi
24 hours12° 55' 58.1"858.89 mieast3° 38' 51.6"250.80 minorth901.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NormantonSun 4:34 PM157 km98 miles85 nmSouth S
CairnsSun 4:34 PM481 km299 miles260 nmEast E
Tennant CreekSun 4:04 PM842 km523 miles455 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbySun 4:34 PM987 km613 miles533 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsSun 4:04 PM1133 km704 miles612 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinSun 4:04 PM1205 km749 miles651 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraSun 3:34 PM1520 km945 miles821 nmNorth N
BrisbaneSun 4:34 PM1730 km1075 miles934 nmSoutheast SE
ManokwariSun 3:34 PM1881 km1169 miles1015 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSun 3:34 PM1911 km1187 miles1032 nmWest-northwest WNW
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