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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 21:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 36' South, Longitude: 153° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.62 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 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' 22.7"15.72 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 22' 49.1"942.89 miwest0° 06' 23.0"7.32 misouth942.62 mi
24 hours15° 04' 53.6"988.84 mieast1° 53' 02.3"129.60 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 11:56 AM423 km263 miles228 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaTue 11:56 AM728 km452 miles393 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiTue 10:56 AM1741 km1082 miles940 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 11:56 AM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoWed 10:56 AM2178 km1353 miles1176 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 10:56 AM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 11:56 AM2304 km1432 miles1244 nmNorth N
AdamstownTue 1:56 PM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Wed 10:56 AM2975 km1848 miles1606 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 9:56 AM3161 km1964 miles1707 nmWest-northwest WNW
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