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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
This phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 37' South
Longitude: 156° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.56 meters/second, 1517.6 km/hour, 943.0 miles/hour or 819.4 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' 06.3"0.12 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 22' 48.4"942.76 miwest0° 06' 21.3"7.29 misouth942.49 mi
24 hours15° 05' 04.8"988.92 mieast1° 52' 19.5"128.78 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
RarotongaTue 12:08 PM467 km290 miles252 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteTue 12:08 PM721 km448 miles389 nmEast E
AlofiTue 11:08 AM1438 km893 miles776 nmWest W
Apia *Wed 12:08 PM1738 km1080 miles938 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoWed 11:08 AM1911 km1187 miles1032 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 11:08 AM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 12:08 PM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmNorth N
Suva *Wed 11:08 AM2671 km1660 miles1442 nmWest W
AdamstownTue 2:08 PM2793 km1736 miles1508 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiWed 10:08 AM2873 km1785 miles1551 nmWest-northwest WNW
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