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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 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 12' South, Longitude: 133° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.01 meters/second, 1544.4 km/hour, 959.7 miles/hour or 833.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.99 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 26' 37.4"959.54 miwest0° 08' 15.7"9.47 minorth959.92 mi
24 hours12° 54' 46.2"857.88 mieast3° 39' 47.7"251.87 minorth901.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KatherineSun 4:36 PM241 km149 miles130 nmNorthwest NW
Tennant CreekSun 4:36 PM387 km240 miles209 nmSouth S
DarwinSun 4:36 PM510 km317 miles275 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsSun 4:36 PM831 km516 miles449 nmSouth S
DiliSun 4:06 PM1215 km755 miles656 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsSun 5:06 PM1300 km808 miles702 nmEast E
Port MoresbySun 5:06 PM1651 km1026 miles891 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariSun 4:06 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmNorth N
JayapuraSun 4:06 PM1699 km1056 miles917 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EuclaSun 3:51 PM1780 km1106 miles961 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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