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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 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 02' South
Longitude: 135° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.47 meters/second, 1600.1 km/hour, 994.2 miles/hour or 864.0 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' 52.4"994.22 miwest0° 11' 01.5"12.63 minorth994.52 mi
24 hours11° 22' 17.3"778.94 mieast4° 29' 36.5"308.79 minorth841.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinTue 6:12 PM698 km434 miles377 nmSouthwest SW
ManokwariTue 5:42 PM806 km501 miles435 nmNorth N
JayapuraTue 5:42 PM847 km526 miles457 nmNortheast NE
AmbonTue 5:42 PM930 km578 miles502 nmWest-northwest WNW
BaucauTue 5:42 PM985 km612 miles532 nmWest W
DiliTue 5:42 PM1081 km672 miles584 nmWest W
Port MoresbyTue 6:42 PM1309 km813 miles707 nmEast E
CairnsTue 6:42 PM1497 km930 miles808 nmSoutheast SE
ManadoTue 4:42 PM1574 km978 miles850 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloTue 4:42 PM1663 km1034 miles898 nmNorthwest NW
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