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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: 36%

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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 05:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 44' South, Longitude: 163° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.81 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.28 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 28' 45.9"976.97 miwest0° 09' 55.6"11.37 minorth977.36 mi
24 hours12° 06' 40.5"817.22 mieast4° 11' 20.7"287.92 minorth872.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 4:56 PM509 km317 miles275 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraMon 4:56 PM526 km327 miles284 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaMon 4:56 PM764 km475 miles412 nmSoutheast SE
GizoMon 4:56 PM883 km549 miles477 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaMon 4:56 PM1104 km686 miles596 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenMon 5:56 PM1403 km872 miles757 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Mon 6:56 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiMon 5:56 PM1790 km1112 miles966 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyMon 3:56 PM1810 km1124 miles977 nmWest W
TarawaMon 5:56 PM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmNortheast NE

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