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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 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 35' South
Longitude: 151° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.66 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.6 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' 49.6"942.98 miwest0° 06' 24.0"7.34 misouth942.71 mi
24 hours15° 04' 46.1"988.79 mieast1° 53' 30.9"130.14 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
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Tue 11:48 AM232 km144 miles125 nmNorth N
PapeeteTue 11:48 AM234 km145 miles126 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaTue 11:48 AM916 km569 miles495 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiTue 10:48 AM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 11:48 AM2230 km1386 miles1204 nmWest W
AdamstownTue 1:48 PM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiWed 11:48 AM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoWed 10:48 AM2362 km1468 miles1275 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 10:48 AM2497 km1552 miles1349 nmWest W
Suva *Wed 10:48 AM3177 km1974 miles1715 nmWest W
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