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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: 13%

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 Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 20:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 16' South, Longitude: 173° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.09 meters/second, 1602.3 km/hour, 995.6 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 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 28' 40.6"995.55 miwest0° 12' 12.1"13.98 misouth995.45 mi
24 hours12° 53' 10.6"886.11 mieast4° 44' 05.3"325.42 misouth939.25 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 AM408 km253 miles220 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoSun 9:28 AM416 km259 miles225 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandSat 8:28 AM793 km493 miles428 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 10:28 AM836 km520 miles452 nmSouth S
FunafutiSun 8:28 AM855 km531 miles462 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 10:28 AM855 km531 miles462 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pago PagoSat 9:28 AM932 km579 miles503 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiSat 9:28 AM1463 km909 miles790 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Sun 9:28 AM1587 km986 miles857 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NukualofaSun 9:28 AM1657 km1030 miles895 nmSouth S
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