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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 07:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 29' South, Longitude: 141° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.30 meters/second, 1574.3 km/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.0 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' 53.7"978.14 miwest0° 10' 00.6"11.47 minorth978.52 mi
24 hours12° 03' 48.2"814.83 mieast4° 12' 52.1"289.68 minorth870.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WeipaMon 5:26 PM26 km16 miles14 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsMon 5:26 PM659 km409 miles356 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyMon 5:26 PM687 km427 miles371 nmEast-northeast ENE
LaeMon 5:26 PM860 km535 miles465 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraMon 4:26 PM1105 km687 miles597 nmNorth N
DarwinMon 4:56 PM1180 km733 miles637 nmWest W
Alice SpringsMon 4:56 PM1492 km927 miles806 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariMon 4:26 PM1536 km955 miles830 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliMon 4:26 PM1817 km1129 miles981 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraMon 6:26 PM2023 km1257 miles1092 nmEast E
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