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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 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 39' South
Longitude: 170° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.15 meters/second, 1544.9 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' 26.6"959.76 miwest0° 09' 06.5"10.44 misouth959.46 mi
24 hours345° 25' 46.4"970.61 miwest3° 06' 35.6"213.88 misouth986.21 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 AM325 km202 miles175 nmSouthwest SW
LuganvilleTue 10:26 AM352 km219 miles190 nmWest W
Lautoka *Tue 12:26 PM778 km483 miles420 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nadi *Tue 12:26 PM779 km484 miles421 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaTue 10:26 AM845 km525 miles456 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Tue 12:26 PM892 km555 miles482 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiTue 11:26 AM1237 km769 miles668 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraTue 10:26 AM1332 km828 miles719 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 12:26 PM1632 km1014 miles881 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenTue 11:26 AM1716 km1066 miles927 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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