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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: 1%

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 23:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 36' South, Longitude: 174° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.26 meters/second, 1545.3 km/hour, 960.2 miles/hour or 834.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.00 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 24' 28.1"960.00 miwest0° 09' 08.3"10.47 misouth959.70 mi
24 hours345° 26' 17.4"970.25 miwest3° 07' 27.9"214.88 misouth986.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Lautoka *Tue 12:08 PM362 km225 miles195 nmSoutheast SE
Nadi *Tue 12:08 PM372 km231 miles201 nmSoutheast SE
Suva *Tue 12:08 PM479 km298 miles259 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaTue 10:08 AM729 km453 miles393 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleTue 10:08 AM816 km507 miles440 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 11:08 AM920 km572 miles497 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaTue 10:08 AM1146 km712 miles619 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaTue 12:08 PM1223 km760 miles660 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Tue 1:08 PM1461 km908 miles789 nmEast E
FakaofoTue 12:08 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmEast-northeast ENE
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