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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 08:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 06' South, Longitude: 140° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.39 meters/second, 1599.8 km/hour, 994.1 miles/hour or 863.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.57 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.2"994.04 miwest0° 11' 00.9"12.62 minorth994.34 mi
24 hours11° 22' 44.9"779.34 mieast4° 29' 29.2"308.65 minorth841.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mount HagenTue 6:22 PM508 km315 miles274 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraTue 5:22 PM617 km383 miles333 nmNorth N
LaeTue 6:22 PM762 km474 miles412 nmEast E
Port MoresbyTue 6:22 PM781 km486 miles422 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManokwariTue 5:22 PM1051 km653 miles568 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinTue 5:52 PM1135 km705 miles613 nmWest-southwest WSW
CairnsTue 6:22 PM1148 km713 miles620 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliTue 5:22 PM1613 km1002 miles871 nmWest W
MelekeokTue 5:22 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsTue 5:52 PM1855 km1153 miles1002 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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