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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 21:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 32' South, Longitude: 144° 18' 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"943.31 miwest0° 06' 28.1"7.42 misouth943.04 mi
24 hours15° 04' 17.7"988.59 mieast1° 55' 17.7"132.19 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 11:18 AM569 km354 miles307 nmWest W
AdamstownTue 1:18 PM1635 km1016 miles883 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaTue 11:18 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiWed 11:18 AM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiTue 10:18 AM2699 km1677 miles1458 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 11:18 AM2981 km1852 miles1609 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 10:18 AM3077 km1912 miles1662 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 10:18 AM3245 km2017 miles1752 nmWest W
Easter Island *Tue 4:18 PM3699 km2298 miles1997 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Wed 10:18 AM3934 km2444 miles2124 nmWest W
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