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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 08:32:00 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: 37%

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 08:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 18' South, Longitude: 126° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.65 meters/second, 1575.5 km/hour, 979.0 miles/hour or 850.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.32 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 28' 59.5"978.85 miwest0° 10' 04.2"11.54 minorth979.23 mi
24 hours12° 01' 45.5"813.03 mieast4° 13' 55.6"290.87 minorth868.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SuaiMon 5:32 PM341 km212 miles184 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangMon 4:32 PM357 km222 miles193 nmNorthwest NW
SameMon 5:32 PM367 km228 miles198 nmNorth N
DiliMon 5:32 PM417 km259 miles225 nmNorth N
BaucauMon 5:32 PM427 km265 miles230 nmNorth N
DarwinMon 6:02 PM523 km325 miles282 nmEast E
EndeMon 4:32 PM612 km380 miles330 nmNorthwest NW
RabaMon 4:32 PM905 km562 miles488 nmWest-northwest WNW
AmbonMon 5:32 PM980 km609 miles529 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KendariMon 4:32 PM998 km620 miles539 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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