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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 8:22:00 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 08:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 06' South, Longitude: 140° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.38 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' 51.0"993.96 miWest0° 11' 00.9"12.62 miNorth994.27 mi
24 hours11° 22' 46.3"779.31 miEast4° 29' 28.8"308.63 miNorth841.48 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 PM482 km299 miles260 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraTue 5:22 PM615 km382 miles332 nmNorth N
LaeTue 6:22 PM733 km456 miles396 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyTue 6:22 PM752 km467 miles406 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManokwariTue 5:22 PM1071 km666 miles578 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsTue 6:22 PM1133 km704 miles612 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinTue 5:52 PM1161 km722 miles627 nmWest-southwest WSW
DiliTue 5:22 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmWest W
MelekeokTue 5:22 PM1843 km1145 miles995 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsTue 5:52 PM1866 km1159 miles1007 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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