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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 12:37 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
TarawaSat 8:28 AM358 km223 miles193 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenSat 8:28 AM871 km541 miles470 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 8:28 AM939 km583 miles507 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandFri 8:28 AM997 km619 miles538 nmEast E
MajuroSat 8:28 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSat 9:28 AM1793 km1114 miles968 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 AM1944 km1208 miles1049 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Sat 10:28 AM2033 km1263 miles1097 nmSoutheast SE
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