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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 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 32' South, Longitude: 146° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.19 meters/second, 1573.9 km/hour, 978.0 miles/hour or 849.8 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' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 28' 52.1"977.89 miwest0° 09' 59.5"11.45 minorth978.28 mi
24 hours12° 04' 26.2"815.37 mieast4° 12' 32.1"289.30 minorth870.72 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 5:06 PM349 km217 miles188 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairnsMon 5:06 PM492 km306 miles266 nmSouth S
LaeMon 5:06 PM644 km400 miles348 nmNorth N
JayapuraMon 4:06 PM1278 km794 miles690 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraMon 6:06 PM1507 km936 miles814 nmEast-northeast ENE
DarwinMon 4:36 PM1705 km1059 miles920 nmWest W
BrisbaneMon 5:06 PM1787 km1110 miles965 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alice SpringsMon 4:36 PM1821 km1131 miles983 nmSouthwest SW
ManokwariMon 4:06 PM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmNorthwest NW
DiliMon 4:06 PM2334 km1450 miles1260 nmWest W
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