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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 06:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 35' South
Longitude: 151° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.08 meters/second, 1573.5 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.30 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 28' 50.2"977.65 miwest0° 09' 58.3"11.43 minorth978.03 mi
24 hours12° 05' 04.4"815.91 mieast4° 12' 11.9"288.92 minorth871.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbyMon 4:46 PM572 km356 miles309 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsMon 4:46 PM768 km477 miles415 nmSouthwest SW
GizoMon 5:46 PM779 km484 miles421 nmNortheast NE
LaeMon 4:46 PM806 km501 miles435 nmNorthwest NW
ArawaMon 4:46 PM842 km523 miles455 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraMon 5:46 PM1003 km623 miles541 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraMon 3:46 PM1616 km1004 miles873 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneMon 4:46 PM1657 km1029 miles894 nmSouth S
Port VilaMon 5:46 PM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenMon 6:46 PM2175 km1351 miles1174 nmNortheast NE
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