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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 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 39' South, Longitude: 170° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.16 meters/second, 1545.0 km/hour, 960.0 miles/hour or 834.2 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"0.17 misouth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 24' 26.7"959.71 miwest0° 09' 06.7"10.44 misouth959.41 mi
24 hours345° 25' 48.3"970.52 miwest3° 06' 38.8"213.92 misouth986.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaTue 10:26 AM346 km215 miles187 nmSouthwest SW
LuganvilleTue 10:26 AM381 km237 miles206 nmWest W
Lautoka *Tue 12:26 PM750 km466 miles405 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nadi *Tue 12:26 PM752 km468 miles406 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaTue 10:26 AM860 km534 miles464 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Tue 12:26 PM865 km538 miles467 nmEast-southeast ESE
Labasa *Tue 12:26 PM929 km577 miles502 nmEast E
FunafutiTue 11:26 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraTue 10:26 AM1357 km843 miles733 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 12:26 PM1606 km998 miles867 nmEast-southeast ESE
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