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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 07:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' South, Longitude: 131° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.07 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' 38.5"959.67 miwest0° 08' 16.6"9.49 minorth960.05 mi
24 hours12° 54' 23.8"857.56 mieast3° 40' 05.0"252.20 minorth900.91 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 PM221 km137 miles119 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinSun 4:46 PM413 km256 miles223 nmNorth N
Tennant CreekSun 4:46 PM498 km309 miles269 nmSoutheast SE
Alice SpringsSun 4:46 PM878 km546 miles474 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuaiSun 4:16 PM997 km619 miles538 nmNorthwest NW
SameSun 4:16 PM997 km619 miles538 nmNorthwest NW
BaucauSun 4:16 PM997 km620 miles539 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSun 4:16 PM1041 km647 miles562 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsSun 5:16 PM1557 km967 miles841 nmEast E
ManokwariSun 4:16 PM1722 km1070 miles930 nmNorth N
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