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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 12:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 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° 50' 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"969.51 miwest0° 10' 15.7"11.76 misouth969.23 mi
24 hours345° 55' 13.2"946.26 miwest3° 38' 39.9"250.58 misouth971.16 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 PM467 km290 miles252 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiTue 12:26 PM485 km302 miles262 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaTue 12:26 PM564 km351 miles305 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiTue 12:26 PM681 km423 miles368 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaTue 11:26 AM921 km572 miles497 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleTue 11:26 AM954 km593 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaTue 1:26 PM1259 km782 miles680 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Tue 2:26 PM1340 km833 miles724 nmEast E
NoumeaTue 11:26 AM1373 km853 miles741 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoTue 1:26 PM1489 km925 miles804 nmEast-northeast ENE
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