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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: 22%
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 20:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 20' South
Longitude: 174° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.40 meters/second, 1614.3 km/hour, 1003.1 miles/hour or 871.6 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' 11.3"1002.99 miwest0° 12' 18.2"14.09 misouth1003.04 mi
24 hours347° 48' 04.6"843.62 miwest4° 55' 36.7"338.56 misouth907.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaSat 8:28 AM344 km213 miles186 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenSat 8:28 AM841 km522 miles454 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 8:28 AM955 km593 miles516 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroSat 8:28 AM1005 km624 miles543 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandFri 8:28 AM1026 km638 miles554 nmEast E
FakaofoSat 9:28 AM1819 km1130 miles982 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSat 7:28 AM1836 km1141 miles991 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Sat 9:28 AM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaSat 7:28 AM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirSat 7:28 AM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmWest-northwest WNW
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