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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 07:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 18' South, Longitude: 156° 11' 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"993.45 miwest0° 10' 59.2"12.58 minorth993.76 mi
24 hours11° 24' 16.5"780.69 mieast4° 29' 04.6"308.18 minorth842.71 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 PM76 km47 miles41 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArawaTue 5:16 PM239 km148 miles129 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraTue 6:16 PM434 km269 miles234 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyTue 5:16 PM998 km620 miles539 nmWest W
YarenTue 7:16 PM1468 km912 miles792 nmNortheast NE
CairnsTue 5:16 PM1479 km919 miles798 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaTue 6:16 PM1679 km1043 miles906 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirTue 6:16 PM1697 km1054 miles916 nmNorth N
JayapuraTue 4:16 PM1829 km1136 miles987 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneTue 5:16 PM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmSouth S
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