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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 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 42' South, Longitude: 175° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.52 meters/second, 1560.7 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.16 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 25' 32.3"969.56 miwest0° 10' 15.7"11.76 misouth969.28 mi
24 hours345° 55' 11.5"946.35 miwest3° 38' 37.2"250.55 misouth971.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaTue 12:26 PM478 km297 miles258 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiTue 12:26 PM496 km308 miles268 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaTue 12:26 PM579 km360 miles313 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiTue 12:26 PM698 km434 miles377 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaTue 11:26 AM896 km557 miles484 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleTue 11:26 AM926 km575 miles500 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaTue 1:26 PM1280 km795 miles691 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaTue 11:26 AM1353 km840 miles730 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Tue 2:26 PM1369 km851 miles739 nmEast E
FakaofoTue 1:26 PM1517 km943 miles819 nmEast-northeast ENE
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