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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, November 19, 2012 at 08:06:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 08:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 22' South, Longitude: 132° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.51 meters/second, 1575.0 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.31 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 28' 57.1"978.54 miwest0° 10' 02.8"11.51 minorth978.92 mi
24 hours12° 02' 34.5"813.73 mieast4° 13' 30.4"290.39 minorth869.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinMon 5:36 PM160 km100 miles87 nmWest W
KatherineMon 5:36 PM232 km144 miles125 nmSouth S
BaucauMon 5:06 PM774 km481 miles418 nmWest-northwest WNW
SameMon 5:06 PM819 km509 miles442 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tennant CreekMon 5:36 PM830 km516 miles448 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuaiMon 5:06 PM843 km524 miles455 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliMon 5:06 PM850 km528 miles459 nmWest-northwest WNW
KupangMon 4:06 PM984 km611 miles531 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsMon 5:36 PM1265 km786 miles683 nmSouth S
ManokwariMon 5:06 PM1287 km800 miles695 nmNorth N

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