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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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 34' South
Longitude: 148° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.72 meters/second, 1518.2 km/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.72 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 22' 50.3"943.11 miwest0° 06' 25.7"7.37 misouth942.84 mi
24 hours15° 04' 34.9"988.71 mieast1° 54' 13.6"130.96 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 11:36 AM152 km95 miles82 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaTue 11:36 AM1206 km749 miles651 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownTue 1:36 PM2042 km1269 miles1103 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiTue 10:36 AM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 11:36 AM2453 km1524 miles1325 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Wed 11:36 AM2529 km1572 miles1366 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 10:36 AM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 10:36 AM2797 km1738 miles1510 nmWest W
Suva *Wed 10:36 AM3480 km2162 miles1879 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 9:36 AM3648 km2267 miles1970 nmWest-northwest WNW
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