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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 20:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 22' South, Longitude: 172° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.39 meters/second, 1614.2 km/hour, 1003.0 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' 10.8"1002.97 miwest0° 12' 18.3"14.09 misouth1003.02 mi
24 hours347° 47' 49.6"843.90 miwest4° 55' 35.9"338.54 misouth907.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaSat 8:38 AM327 km203 miles177 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenSat 8:38 AM575 km357 miles310 nmWest W
MajuroSat 8:38 AM947 km588 miles511 nmNorth N
FunafutiSat 8:38 AM1123 km698 miles607 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandFri 8:38 AM1293 km803 miles698 nmEast E
HoniaraSat 7:38 AM1605 km997 miles867 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirSat 7:38 AM1790 km1113 miles967 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port VilaSat 7:38 AM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Sat 9:38 AM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoSat 9:38 AM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmEast-southeast ESE
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