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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 23:08:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 23:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 43' South, Longitude: 170° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.28 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.71 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 22' 45.0"942.05 miwest0° 06' 13.1"7.13 misouth941.79 mi
24 hours15° 05' 57.6"989.21 mieast1° 48' 48.5"124.74 misouth991.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiTue 12:08 PM62 km38 miles33 nmSoutheast SE
NeiafuWed 12:08 PM379 km235 miles205 nmWest W
PangaiWed 12:08 PM433 km269 miles234 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoTue 12:08 PM494 km307 miles267 nmNorth N
Apia *Wed 1:08 PM561 km349 miles303 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaWed 12:08 PM570 km354 miles308 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Wed 1:08 PM585 km364 miles316 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoWed 12:08 PM1039 km646 miles561 nmNorth N
RarotongaTue 1:08 PM1145 km711 miles618 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Wed 12:08 PM1183 km735 miles639 nmWest W

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