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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 21:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 31' South, Longitude: 141° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.86 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.0 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' 52.1"943.42 miwest0° 06' 29.5"7.44 misouth943.15 mi
24 hours15° 04' 08.1"988.52 mieast1° 55' 53.3"132.86 misouth991.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteTue 11:08 AM819 km509 miles442 nmWest W
Gambier IslandsTue 12:08 PM886 km550 miles478 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownTue 1:08 PM1418 km881 miles766 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaTue 11:08 AM1895 km1178 miles1023 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiWed 11:08 AM2818 km1751 miles1521 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiTue 10:08 AM2951 km1834 miles1594 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 11:08 AM3232 km2009 miles1745 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 10:08 AM3322 km2064 miles1794 nmWest-northwest WNW
Easter Island *Tue 4:08 PM3464 km2153 miles1871 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaWed 10:08 AM3495 km2171 miles1887 nmWest W
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