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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 21:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 36' South, Longitude: 153° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.61 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.72 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 22' 49.0"942.80 miwest0° 06' 22.6"7.31 misouth942.53 mi
24 hours15° 04' 55.4"988.78 mieast1° 52' 55.3"129.45 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 11:58 AM472 km293 miles255 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaTue 11:58 AM682 km424 miles368 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiTue 10:58 AM1690 km1050 miles913 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 11:58 AM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoWed 10:58 AM2133 km1325 miles1151 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 10:58 AM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 11:58 AM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmNorth N
AdamstownTue 1:58 PM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Wed 10:58 AM2924 km1817 miles1579 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 9:58 AM3113 km1934 miles1681 nmWest-northwest WNW

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