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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 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 22:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 39' South, Longitude: 161° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.46 meters/second, 1517.3 km/hour, 942.8 miles/hour or 819.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.71 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 22' 47.3"942.54 miwest0° 06' 18.5"7.23 misouth942.27 mi
24 hours15° 05' 23.0"989.04 mieast1° 51' 08.0"127.42 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 12:28 PM316 km196 miles171 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiTue 11:28 AM933 km580 miles504 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 12:28 PM1224 km761 miles661 nmEast E
Apia *Wed 12:28 PM1262 km784 miles681 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoWed 11:28 AM1503 km934 miles811 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaWed 11:28 AM1504 km935 miles812 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Wed 11:28 AM2166 km1346 miles1170 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 12:28 PM2307 km1433 miles1245 nmNorth N
FunafutiWed 10:28 AM2407 km1495 miles1300 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandTue 10:28 AM2680 km1666 miles1447 nmNorthwest NW
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