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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 22:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 28' South, Longitude: 173° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.56 meters/second, 1546.4 km/hour, 960.9 miles/hour or 835.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.01 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 24' 32.4"960.67 miwest0° 09' 13.5"10.57 misouth960.37 mi
24 hours14° 32' 15.4"969.25 mieast3° 09' 52.3"217.63 misouth985.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Tue 12:18 PM220 km137 miles119 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Tue 12:18 PM239 km148 miles129 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoMon 11:18 AM302 km187 miles163 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuTue 11:18 AM361 km224 miles195 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mata-UtuTue 10:18 AM399 km248 miles215 nmNorthwest NW
PangaiTue 11:18 AM495 km308 miles267 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiMon 11:18 AM529 km329 miles286 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaTue 11:18 AM661 km411 miles357 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoTue 11:18 AM709 km441 miles383 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Tue 11:18 AM939 km583 miles507 nmWest-southwest WSW
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