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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 7:16:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 47%

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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 07:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 18' South, Longitude: 156° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.12 meters/second, 1598.8 km/hour, 993.5 miles/hour or 863.3 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' 46.6"993.37 miWest0° 10' 59.0"12.58 miNorth993.68 mi
24 hours11° 24' 18.2"780.66 miEast4° 29' 04.1"308.16 miNorth842.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoTue 6:16 PM48 km30 miles26 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArawaTue 5:16 PM249 km155 miles134 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BukaTue 5:16 PM373 km232 miles201 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraTue 6:16 PM405 km252 miles219 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyTue 5:16 PM1027 km638 miles555 nmWest W
YarenTue 7:16 PM1443 km897 miles779 nmNortheast NE
CairnsTue 5:16 PM1501 km933 miles810 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaTue 6:16 PM1656 km1029 miles894 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirTue 6:16 PM1694 km1052 miles914 nmNorth N
JayapuraTue 4:16 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmWest-northwest WNW

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