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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, November 19, 2012 at 6:06:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%

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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 42' South, Longitude: 161° 17' 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' 46.7"977.08 miWest0° 09' 56.1"11.38 miNorth977.46 mi
24 hours12° 06' 23.4"816.97 miEast4° 11' 29.9"288.10 miNorth871.92 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 PM390 km242 miles210 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GizoMon 5:06 PM703 km437 miles380 nmNorthwest NW
LuganvilleMon 5:06 PM709 km440 miles383 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaMon 5:06 PM939 km583 miles507 nmSoutheast SE
ArawaMon 4:06 PM952 km591 miles514 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaMon 5:06 PM1192 km741 miles644 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenMon 6:06 PM1483 km921 miles801 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyMon 4:06 PM1580 km982 miles853 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsMon 4:06 PM1732 km1076 miles935 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrisbaneMon 4:06 PM1847 km1148 miles997 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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