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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 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 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° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.68 meters/second, 1546.8 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"960.94 miwest0° 09' 15.5"10.61 misouth960.64 mi
24 hours14° 31' 40.2"968.84 mieast3° 10' 49.7"218.73 misouth985.48 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 AM278 km172 miles150 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Tue 11:58 AM402 km250 miles217 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiMon 10:58 AM432 km269 miles233 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Tue 11:58 AM451 km280 miles243 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuTue 10:58 AM693 km430 miles374 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 10:58 AM737 km458 miles398 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PangaiTue 10:58 AM796 km495 miles430 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaTue 10:58 AM956 km594 miles516 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaMon 11:58 AM1116 km693 miles603 nmSoutheast SE
Suva *Tue 10:58 AM1435 km892 miles775 nmWest-southwest WSW
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