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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 21:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 25' South, Longitude: 168° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.68 meters/second, 1546.9 km/hour, 961.2 miles/hour or 835.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.02 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 24' 34.0"960.89 miwest0° 09' 15.7"10.61 misouth960.59 mi
24 hours14° 31' 38.2"968.75 mieast3° 10' 52.9"218.77 misouth985.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoMon 10:58 AM303 km188 miles164 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Tue 11:58 AM428 km266 miles231 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiMon 10:58 AM444 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Tue 11:58 AM477 km296 miles258 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuTue 10:58 AM717 km446 miles387 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 10:58 AM749 km465 miles404 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PangaiTue 10:58 AM819 km509 miles442 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaTue 10:58 AM978 km608 miles528 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaMon 11:58 AM1093 km679 miles590 nmSoutheast SE
Suva *Tue 10:58 AM1463 km909 miles790 nmWest-southwest WSW
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