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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: 26%

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 06:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 15' South, Longitude: 138° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.90 meters/second, 1544.0 km/hour, 959.4 miles/hour or 833.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"15.99 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 26' 35.5"959.22 miwest0° 08' 14.1"9.44 minorth959.60 mi
24 hours12° 55' 31.1"858.45 mieast3° 39' 12.6"251.18 minorth901.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekSun 4:16 PM586 km364 miles316 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsSun 4:46 PM788 km489 miles425 nmEast E
DarwinSun 4:16 PM919 km571 miles496 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsSun 4:16 PM953 km592 miles515 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbySun 4:46 PM1211 km753 miles654 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraSun 3:46 PM1536 km955 miles830 nmNorth N
DiliSun 3:46 PM1635 km1016 miles883 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariSun 3:46 PM1767 km1098 miles954 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneSun 4:46 PM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmSoutheast SE
EuclaSun 3:31 PM1964 km1220 miles1060 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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