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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 07:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 24' South, Longitude: 134° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.46 meters/second, 1574.9 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.31 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 28' 56.4"978.50 miwest0° 10' 02.3"11.50 minorth978.88 mi
24 hours12° 02' 51.3"814.02 mieast4° 13' 21.7"290.25 minorth869.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinMon 5:26 PM393 km244 miles212 nmWest W
Tennant CreekMon 5:26 PM803 km499 miles434 nmSouth S
BaucauMon 4:56 PM978 km608 miles528 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliMon 4:56 PM1061 km659 miles573 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsMon 5:26 PM1253 km778 miles676 nmSouth S
ManokwariMon 4:56 PM1276 km793 miles689 nmNorth N
JayapuraMon 4:56 PM1289 km801 miles696 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairnsMon 5:56 PM1317 km819 miles711 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyMon 5:56 PM1429 km888 miles771 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakassarMon 3:56 PM1838 km1142 miles993 nmWest-northwest WNW
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