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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 8:32:00 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 08:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 04' South, Longitude: 138° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.42 meters/second, 1599.9 km/hour, 994.1 miles/hour or 863.9 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' 51.7"994.05 miWest0° 11' 01.2"12.62 miNorth994.35 mi
24 hours11° 22' 32.7"779.11 miEast4° 29' 32.5"308.69 miNorth841.30 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 PM678 km421 miles366 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariTue 5:32 PM912 km567 miles492 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinTue 6:02 PM929 km577 miles502 nmWest-southwest WSW
LaeTue 6:32 PM995 km619 miles538 nmEast E
Port MoresbyTue 6:32 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmEast E
CairnsTue 6:32 PM1288 km801 miles696 nmSoutheast SE
DiliTue 5:32 PM1377 km856 miles743 nmWest W
MelekeokTue 5:32 PM1763 km1096 miles952 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsTue 6:02 PM1787 km1110 miles965 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManadoTue 4:32 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNorthwest NW

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