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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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 00:08:00 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 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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