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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 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 21:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 32' South, Longitude: 144° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.81 meters/second, 1518.5 km/hour, 943.6 miles/hour or 819.9 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' 06.4"0.12 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 22' 51.5"943.25 miwest0° 06' 28.4"7.42 misouth942.99 mi
24 hours15° 04' 16.8"988.51 mieast1° 55' 21.7"132.25 misouth991.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteTue 11:18 AM597 km371 miles322 nmWest W
AdamstownTue 1:18 PM1610 km1001 miles870 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaTue 11:18 AM1676 km1041 miles905 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiWed 11:18 AM2686 km1669 miles1450 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiTue 10:18 AM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 11:18 AM3009 km1869 miles1625 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 10:18 AM3105 km1929 miles1676 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 10:18 AM3273 km2034 miles1767 nmWest W
Easter Island *Tue 4:18 PM3673 km2282 miles1983 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Wed 10:18 AM3962 km2462 miles2139 nmWest W
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