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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: 23%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 9, 2012 at 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 55' South, Longitude: 155° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.52 meters/second, 1614.7 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.72 miwest0° 00' 12.2"0.23 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 17.6"1003.19 miwest0° 12' 16.9"14.06 misouth1003.26 mi
24 hours12° 08' 52.6"840.18 mieast4° 55' 43.8"338.66 misouth904.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 8:26 AM352 km218 miles190 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSat 7:26 AM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteFri 8:26 AM1961 km1218 miles1059 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Sat 8:26 AM2265 km1408 miles1223 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaFri 8:26 AM2288 km1422 miles1236 nmSouth S
Baker IslandFri 6:26 AM2304 km1432 miles1244 nmWest W
HonoluluFri 8:26 AM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmNorth N
AlofiFri 7:26 AM2529 km1571 miles1365 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 6:26 AM2893 km1798 miles1562 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 7:26 AM3072 km1909 miles1659 nmSouthwest SW
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