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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, November 9, 2012 at 8:28:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 22%

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 20:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 20' South, Longitude: 174° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.41 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' 11.4"1002.92 miWest0° 12' 18.2"14.09 miSouth1002.98 mi
24 hours347° 48' 06.3"843.53 miWest4° 55' 36.9"338.53 miSouth907.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TabiteueaSat 8:28 AM16 km10 miles9 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaSat 8:28 AM358 km223 miles193 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenSat 8:28 AM870 km541 miles470 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 8:28 AM938 km583 miles507 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandFri 8:28 AM997 km619 miles538 nmEast E
MajuroSat 8:28 AM1002 km623 miles541 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSat 9:28 AM1796 km1116 miles970 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSat 7:28 AM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Sat 9:28 AM1903 km1182 miles1027 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaSat 7:28 AM1945 km1208 miles1050 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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