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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 07:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 15' South, Longitude: 152° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.19 meters/second, 1599.1 km/hour, 993.6 miles/hour or 863.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.56 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.6"993.60 miwest0° 10' 59.6"12.59 minorth993.90 mi
24 hours11° 23' 54.1"780.36 mieast4° 29' 10.8"308.30 minorth842.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaTue 5:32 PM406 km252 miles219 nmNortheast NE
ArawaTue 5:32 PM423 km263 miles228 nmEast-northeast ENE
GizoTue 6:32 PM500 km310 miles270 nmEast E
Port MoresbyTue 5:32 PM579 km360 miles313 nmWest-southwest WSW
LaeTue 5:32 PM611 km380 miles330 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraTue 6:32 PM851 km529 miles459 nmEast E
CairnsTue 5:32 PM1194 km742 miles644 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraTue 4:32 PM1432 km890 miles773 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalikirTue 6:32 PM1798 km1117 miles971 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenTue 7:32 PM1831 km1138 miles988 nmEast-northeast ENE
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