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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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
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 Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 28' South
Longitude: 136° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.97 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.73 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 22' 53.4"943.66 miwest0° 06' 32.5"7.50 misouth943.39 mi
24 hours15° 03' 46.8"988.36 mieast1° 57' 11.3"134.35 misouth991.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsTue 11:46 AM545 km339 miles294 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownTue 12:46 PM994 km618 miles537 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteTue 10:46 AM1374 km854 miles742 nmWest W
RarotongaTue 10:46 AM2442 km1517 miles1319 nmWest W
Easter Island *Tue 3:46 PM2953 km1835 miles1594 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiWed 10:46 AM3195 km1985 miles1725 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiTue 9:46 AM3506 km2178 miles1893 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 10:46 AM3788 km2354 miles2045 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 9:46 AM3866 km2402 miles2087 nmWest W
NukualofaWed 9:46 AM4043 km2512 miles2183 nmWest W
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