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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 7:26:00 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 07:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 29' South, Longitude: 141° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.29 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' 53.6"978.05 miWest0° 10' 00.6"11.47 miNorth978.44 mi
24 hours12° 03' 50.3"814.81 miEast4° 12' 50.9"289.64 miNorth870.28 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 PM22 km14 miles12 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsMon 5:26 PM640 km398 miles345 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyMon 5:26 PM661 km411 miles357 nmEast-northeast ENE
LaeMon 5:26 PM841 km523 miles454 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraMon 4:26 PM1109 km689 miles599 nmNorth N
DarwinMon 4:56 PM1210 km752 miles653 nmWest W
Alice SpringsMon 4:56 PM1507 km936 miles814 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariMon 4:26 PM1553 km965 miles839 nmNorthwest NW
DiliMon 4:26 PM1845 km1147 miles996 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraMon 6:26 PM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmEast E

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