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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 06:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 40' South
Longitude: 158° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.92 meters/second, 1572.9 km/hour, 977.4 miles/hour or 849.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.29 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 28' 47.6"977.29 miwest0° 09' 56.7"11.39 minorth977.67 mi
24 hours12° 06' 01.9"816.73 mieast4° 11' 41.4"288.34 minorth871.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraMon 5:16 PM388 km241 miles210 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoMon 5:16 PM540 km336 miles292 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ArawaMon 4:16 PM786 km489 miles425 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuganvilleMon 5:16 PM979 km608 miles528 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaMon 5:16 PM1185 km736 miles640 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyMon 4:16 PM1296 km805 miles700 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaMon 5:16 PM1350 km839 miles729 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsMon 4:16 PM1457 km905 miles787 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenMon 6:16 PM1627 km1011 miles878 nmNortheast NE
BrisbaneMon 4:16 PM1738 km1080 miles938 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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