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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 = Saturday, November 10, 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: 13%

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 Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 20:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 16' South, Longitude: 173° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.10 meters/second, 1602.4 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.59 miWest0° 00' 12.1"0.23 miSouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 28' 40.7"995.49 miWest0° 12' 12.1"13.98 miSouth995.39 mi
24 hours12° 53' 08.6"886.01 miEast4° 44' 06.3"325.41 miSouth939.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiSun 9:28 AM386 km240 miles209 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoSun 9:28 AM402 km250 miles217 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandSat 8:28 AM806 km501 miles435 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 10:28 AM833 km517 miles450 nmSouth S
Apia *Sun 10:28 AM850 km528 miles459 nmSouth S
FunafutiSun 8:28 AM886 km550 miles478 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoSat 9:28 AM925 km574 miles499 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiSat 9:28 AM1457 km905 miles787 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Sun 9:28 AM1604 km996 miles866 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaSun 9:28 AM1661 km1032 miles897 nmSouth S

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