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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: 58%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 08:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 34' South, Longitude: 149° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.68 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 13.5"1003.66 miwest0° 11' 22.0"13.02 minorth1003.85 mi
24 hours10° 56' 02.6"754.91 mieast4° 32' 03.3"311.56 minorth817.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LaeWed 6:32 PM426 km264 miles230 nmSouthwest SW
Mount HagenWed 6:32 PM604 km375 miles326 nmWest-southwest WSW
BukaWed 6:32 PM644 km400 miles348 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyWed 6:32 PM686 km427 miles371 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArawaWed 6:32 PM767 km477 miles414 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraWed 5:32 PM948 km589 miles512 nmWest W
GizoWed 7:32 PM986 km613 miles532 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraWed 7:32 PM1357 km843 miles733 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsWed 6:32 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirWed 7:32 PM1531 km951 miles827 nmNortheast NE
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