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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 02:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' South, Longitude: 136° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.90 meters/second, 1493.7 km/hour, 928.1 miles/hour or 806.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.6"15.47 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 misouth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 33.5"927.80 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 misouth927.80 mi
24 hours15° 17' 09.6"987.64 mieast0° 41' 39.3"47.76 minorth991.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekThu 12:02 PM281 km174 miles152 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsThu 12:02 PM410 km255 miles222 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsThu 12:32 PM1072 km666 miles579 nmEast-northeast ENE
DarwinThu 12:02 PM1114 km692 miles602 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaThu 11:17 AM1412 km877 miles763 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adelaide *Thu 1:02 PM1566 km973 miles845 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyThu 12:32 PM1710 km1062 miles923 nmNortheast NE
DiliThu 11:32 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneThu 12:32 PM1825 km1134 miles986 nmEast-southeast ESE
Canberra *Thu 1:32 PM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmSoutheast SE

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