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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 07:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' South, Longitude: 131° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.06 meters/second, 1544.6 km/hour, 959.8 miles/hour or 834.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.00 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 26' 38.4"959.59 miwest0° 08' 16.6"9.49 minorth959.97 mi
24 hours12° 54' 26.3"857.54 mieast3° 40' 03.1"252.15 minorth900.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KatherineSun 4:46 PM208 km129 miles112 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinSun 4:46 PM417 km259 miles225 nmNorth N
Tennant CreekSun 4:46 PM480 km298 miles259 nmSoutheast SE
Alice SpringsSun 4:46 PM869 km540 miles469 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BaucauSun 4:16 PM1013 km630 miles547 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SameSun 4:16 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmNorthwest NW
SuaiSun 4:16 PM1016 km631 miles549 nmNorthwest NW
DiliSun 4:16 PM1059 km658 miles572 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsSun 5:16 PM1528 km950 miles825 nmEast E
ManokwariSun 4:16 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmNorth N
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