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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 21:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 33' South, Longitude: 159° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.34 meters/second, 1614.0 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.71 miwest0° 00' 12.2"0.23 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 08.1"1002.84 miwest0° 12' 18.8"14.10 misouth1002.89 mi
24 hours12° 13' 25.9"845.29 mieast4° 55' 30.6"338.44 misouth908.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArawaSat 7:28 AM709 km441 miles383 nmSouthwest SW
BukaSat 7:28 AM725 km450 miles391 nmSouthwest SW
YarenSat 9:28 AM786 km488 miles424 nmEast E
GizoSat 8:28 AM802 km498 miles433 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSat 8:28 AM872 km542 miles471 nmSouth S
PalikirSat 8:28 AM956 km594 miles516 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaSat 9:28 AM1492 km927 miles805 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroSat 9:28 AM1579 km981 miles852 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbySat 7:28 AM1660 km1031 miles896 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSat 8:28 AM2012 km1250 miles1087 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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