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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 22:08:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%

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 Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 19' South, Longitude: 175° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.07 meters/second, 1577.1 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.33 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 26' 37.2"979.71 miwest0° 11' 11.1"12.81 misouth979.47 mi
24 hours346° 14' 59.4"932.68 miwest4° 08' 05.9"284.26 misouth967.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiMon 10:08 AM494 km307 miles266 nmNortheast NE
Labasa *Mon 11:08 AM691 km430 miles373 nmSoutheast SE
Lautoka *Mon 11:08 AM722 km448 miles390 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Nadi *Mon 11:08 AM742 km461 miles400 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Mon 11:08 AM810 km503 miles437 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaMon 9:08 AM1067 km663 miles576 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Mon 12:08 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmEast-southeast ESE
TarawaMon 10:08 AM1439 km894 miles777 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoMon 11:08 AM1446 km899 miles781 nmEast E
NukualofaMon 11:08 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmSoutheast SE
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