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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 12:08:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 50' South, Longitude: 175° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.99 meters/second, 1515.6 km/hour, 941.7 miles/hour or 818.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.70 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 miSouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 22' 41.6"941.41 miWest0° 06' 04.8"6.97 miSouth941.15 mi
24 hours344° 53' 11.2"989.53 miWest1° 45' 12.3"120.61 miSouth991.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Nadi *Wed 1:08 PM257 km160 miles139 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Wed 1:08 PM272 km169 miles147 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Wed 1:08 PM346 km215 miles187 nmEast-northeast ENE
Levuka *Wed 1:08 PM402 km250 miles217 nmEast-northeast ENE
Labasa *Wed 1:08 PM513 km319 miles277 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaWed 11:08 AM741 km460 miles400 nmWest W
LuganvilleWed 11:08 AM932 km579 miles503 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaWed 11:08 AM991 km616 miles535 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaWed 1:08 PM1034 km642 miles558 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiWed 12:08 PM1219 km758 miles658 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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