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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 phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 00:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 39' South, Longitude: 178° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.60 meters/second, 1561.0 km/hour, 969.9 miles/hour or 842.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.16 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 25' 33.2"969.68 miwest0° 10' 17.0"11.78 misouth969.40 mi
24 hours345° 55' 32.3"946.05 miwest3° 39' 12.6"251.20 misouth971.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaTue 12:12 PM465 km289 miles251 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NadiTue 12:12 PM487 km302 miles263 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaTue 12:12 PM499 km310 miles269 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuTue 12:12 PM532 km331 miles287 nmEast E
FunafutiTue 12:12 PM569 km354 miles307 nmNorth N
NeiafuTue 1:12 PM938 km583 miles506 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Tue 2:12 PM957 km595 miles517 nmEast E
PangaiTue 1:12 PM988 km614 miles534 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Tue 2:12 PM1006 km625 miles543 nmEast E
NukualofaTue 1:12 PM1036 km644 miles559 nmSoutheast SE

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