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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 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 20' South, Longitude: 158° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.08 meters/second, 1598.7 km/hour, 993.4 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"16.56 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.0"993.36 miwest0° 10' 58.9"12.58 minorth993.67 mi
24 hours11° 24' 30.6"780.90 mieast4° 29' 00.6"308.11 minorth842.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraTue 6:06 PM193 km120 miles104 nmSoutheast SE
GizoTue 6:06 PM195 km121 miles105 nmWest W
ArawaTue 5:06 PM408 km253 miles220 nmNorthwest NW
BukaTue 5:06 PM539 km335 miles291 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyTue 5:06 PM1261 km784 miles681 nmWest W
YarenTue 7:06 PM1262 km784 miles682 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaTue 6:06 PM1480 km920 miles799 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsTue 5:06 PM1686 km1047 miles910 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 6:06 PM1686 km1048 miles910 nmNorth N
TarawaTue 7:06 PM1927 km1198 miles1041 nmEast-northeast ENE
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