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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 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 39' South, Longitude: 156° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.96 meters/second, 1573.1 km/hour, 977.5 miles/hour or 849.4 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' 48.3"977.38 miwest0° 09' 57.2"11.40 minorth977.77 mi
24 hours12° 05' 46.5"816.51 mieast4° 11' 49.5"288.49 minorth871.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoMon 5:24 PM503 km313 miles272 nmNorth N
HoniaraMon 5:24 PM506 km315 miles273 nmNortheast NE
ArawaMon 4:24 PM720 km448 miles389 nmNorth N
BukaMon 4:24 PM828 km514 miles447 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbyMon 4:24 PM1094 km680 miles591 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsMon 4:24 PM1263 km785 miles682 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaMon 5:24 PM1372 km853 miles741 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneMon 4:24 PM1684 km1046 miles909 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenMon 6:24 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraMon 3:24 PM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmWest-northwest WNW
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