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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 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 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: 175° 03' 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' 28.3"959.95 miwest0° 09' 08.5"10.48 misouth959.65 mi
24 hours345° 26' 19.4"970.16 miwest3° 07' 31.1"214.92 misouth985.98 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 PM340 km211 miles183 nmSoutheast SE
Nadi *Tue 12:08 PM351 km218 miles190 nmSoutheast SE
Suva *Tue 12:08 PM457 km284 miles247 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaTue 10:08 AM756 km470 miles408 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleTue 10:08 AM844 km525 miles456 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 11:08 AM905 km562 miles489 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaTue 10:08 AM1168 km726 miles631 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaTue 12:08 PM1199 km745 miles647 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Tue 1:08 PM1433 km890 miles774 nmEast E
FakaofoTue 12:08 PM1642 km1020 miles887 nmEast-northeast ENE
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