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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 23:18:00 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 23:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 44' South, Longitude: 172° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.23 meters/second, 1516.4 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.70 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 misouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 22' 44.4"941.94 miwest0° 06' 11.7"7.10 misouth941.68 mi
24 hours15° 06' 06.4"989.26 mieast1° 48' 12.6"124.06 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
NeiafuWed 12:18 PM126 km79 miles68 nmWest W
PangaiWed 12:18 PM203 km126 miles109 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiTue 12:18 PM304 km189 miles164 nmEast E
NukualofaWed 12:18 PM366 km227 miles198 nmSouthwest SW
Pago PagoTue 12:18 PM543 km337 miles293 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Wed 1:18 PM554 km344 miles299 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Wed 1:18 PM557 km346 miles301 nmNorth N
Labasa *Wed 12:18 PM871 km541 miles470 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Wed 12:18 PM930 km578 miles502 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 12:18 PM1051 km653 miles567 nmNorth N
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