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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 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 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° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.63 meters/second, 1517.9 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' 22.8"15.72 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 22' 49.2"942.84 miwest0° 06' 23.1"7.32 misouth942.57 mi
24 hours15° 04' 52.6"988.76 mieast1° 53' 06.4"129.67 misouth991.62 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 AM396 km246 miles214 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaTue 11:56 AM754 km469 miles407 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiTue 10:56 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 11:56 AM2060 km1280 miles1112 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoWed 10:56 AM2203 km1369 miles1190 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiWed 11:56 AM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaWed 10:56 AM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmWest W
AdamstownTue 1:56 PM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Wed 10:56 AM3003 km1866 miles1621 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 9:56 AM3188 km1981 miles1721 nmWest-northwest WNW
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