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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 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 9, 2012 at 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 55' South
Longitude: 156° 05' 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"1003.26 miwest0° 12' 16.9"14.07 misouth1003.32 mi
24 hours12° 08' 54.4"840.27 mieast4° 55' 43.7"338.68 misouth904.46 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 AM338 km210 miles183 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSat 7:26 AM1921 km1194 miles1037 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteFri 8:26 AM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Sat 8:26 AM2242 km1393 miles1211 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 6:26 AM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmWest W
RarotongaFri 8:26 AM2283 km1418 miles1232 nmSouth S
HonoluluFri 8:26 AM2467 km1533 miles1332 nmNorth N
AlofiFri 7:26 AM2510 km1560 miles1355 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 6:26 AM2864 km1780 miles1547 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 7:26 AM3052 km1896 miles1648 nmSouthwest SW
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