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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 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 42' South
Longitude: 161° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.86 meters/second, 1572.7 km/hour, 977.2 miles/hour or 849.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.29 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 28' 46.8"977.16 miwest0° 09' 56.1"11.38 minorth977.55 mi
24 hours12° 06' 21.1"817.00 mieast4° 11' 31.1"288.14 minorth871.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraMon 5:06 PM379 km236 miles205 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuganvilleMon 5:06 PM735 km457 miles397 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArawaMon 4:06 PM932 km579 miles503 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaMon 5:06 PM963 km598 miles520 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaMon 5:06 PM1206 km749 miles651 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenMon 6:06 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyMon 4:06 PM1552 km964 miles838 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsMon 4:06 PM1704 km1059 miles920 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrisbaneMon 4:06 PM1834 km1140 miles990 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Mon 7:06 PM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmEast-southeast ESE
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