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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 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 27' South, Longitude: 170° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.62 meters/second, 1546.6 km/hour, 961.0 miles/hour or 835.1 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' 33.2"960.81 miwest0° 09' 14.5"10.59 misouth960.51 mi
24 hours14° 31' 57.8"969.04 mieast3° 10' 21.1"218.18 misouth985.56 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 11:08 AM131 km81 miles71 nmNorth N
Apia *Tue 12:08 PM206 km128 miles111 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Tue 12:08 PM242 km151 miles131 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiMon 11:08 AM410 km255 miles221 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NeiafuTue 11:08 AM490 km304 miles264 nmSouthwest SW
PangaiTue 11:08 AM612 km380 miles330 nmSouthwest SW
Mata-UtuTue 10:08 AM624 km388 miles337 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoTue 11:08 AM674 km419 miles364 nmNorth N
NukualofaTue 11:08 AM782 km486 miles422 nmSouthwest SW
Suva *Tue 11:08 AM1185 km736 miles640 nmWest-southwest WSW
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