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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 7:16:00 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 07:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 31' South, Longitude: 144° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.24 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 849.9 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' 52.9"977.93 miWest0° 10' 00.0"11.46 miNorth978.31 mi
24 hours12° 04' 09.3"815.08 miEast4° 12' 41.0"289.45 miNorth870.48 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 5:16 PM456 km284 miles246 nmNortheast NE
CairnsMon 5:16 PM511 km317 miles276 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LaeMon 5:16 PM700 km435 miles378 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraMon 4:16 PM1175 km730 miles634 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinMon 4:46 PM1472 km914 miles795 nmWest W
Alice SpringsMon 4:46 PM1662 km1033 miles898 nmSouthwest SW
ManokwariMon 4:16 PM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraMon 6:16 PM1735 km1078 miles937 nmEast E
BrisbaneMon 5:16 PM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliMon 4:16 PM2103 km1307 miles1136 nmWest W

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