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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 22:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 28' South, Longitude: 172° 57' 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"960.62 miwest0° 09' 13.6"10.57 misouth960.32 mi
24 hours14° 32' 13.4"969.15 mieast3° 09' 55.5"217.68 misouth985.57 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 PM207 km129 miles112 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Tue 12:18 PM221 km137 miles119 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoMon 11:18 AM276 km171 miles149 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuTue 11:18 AM369 km229 miles199 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mata-UtuTue 10:18 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorthwest NW
PangaiTue 11:18 AM503 km313 miles272 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiMon 11:18 AM511 km317 miles276 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaTue 11:18 AM671 km417 miles362 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoTue 11:18 AM700 km435 miles378 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Labasa *Tue 11:18 AM829 km515 miles448 nmWest W
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