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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: 47%

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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 06:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 21' South, Longitude: 161° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.04 meters/second, 1598.6 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.55 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.3"993.27 miwest0° 10' 58.6"12.57 minorth993.58 mi
24 hours11° 24' 44.7"781.11 mieast4° 28' 56.7"308.04 minorth843.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraTue 5:56 PM167 km104 miles90 nmSouthwest SW
GizoTue 5:56 PM461 km286 miles249 nmWest W
ArawaTue 4:56 PM647 km402 miles349 nmWest-northwest WNW
BukaTue 4:56 PM772 km480 miles417 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenTue 6:56 PM1084 km674 miles586 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaTue 5:56 PM1304 km810 miles704 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyTue 4:56 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmWest W
TarawaTue 6:56 PM1713 km1065 miles925 nmNortheast NE
PalikirTue 5:56 PM1718 km1068 miles928 nmNorth N
CairnsTue 4:56 PM1906 km1185 miles1029 nmWest-southwest WSW
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