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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: 48%

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 08:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 04' South, Longitude: 137° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.43 meters/second, 1599.9 km/hour, 994.2 miles/hour or 863.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.57 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.7"994.06 miwest0° 11' 01.2"12.62 minorth994.36 mi
24 hours11° 22' 31.1"779.09 mieast4° 29' 32.8"308.70 minorth841.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraTue 5:32 PM691 km429 miles373 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariTue 5:32 PM897 km558 miles484 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinTue 6:02 PM904 km562 miles488 nmWest-southwest WSW
LaeTue 6:32 PM1025 km637 miles553 nmEast E
Port MoresbyTue 6:32 PM1044 km649 miles564 nmEast E
CairnsTue 6:32 PM1308 km813 miles706 nmSoutheast SE
DiliTue 5:32 PM1347 km837 miles727 nmWest W
MelekeokTue 5:32 PM1757 km1092 miles949 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsTue 6:02 PM1781 km1106 miles961 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManadoTue 4:32 PM1785 km1109 miles964 nmNorthwest NW

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