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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 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 35' South
Longitude: 151° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.67 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.7 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' 49.7"943.00 miwest0° 06' 24.3"7.34 misouth942.73 mi
24 hours15° 04' 44.3"988.77 mieast1° 53' 38.1"130.28 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 11:46 AM191 km119 miles103 nmNortheast NE
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Tue 11:46 AM243 km151 miles131 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaTue 11:46 AM964 km599 miles520 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiTue 10:46 AM1993 km1238 miles1076 nmWest W
AdamstownTue 1:46 PM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Wed 11:46 AM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 11:46 AM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoWed 10:46 AM2408 km1497 miles1300 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 10:46 AM2547 km1583 miles1375 nmWest W
Suva *Wed 10:46 AM3227 km2005 miles1743 nmWest W
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