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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 00:26:00 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 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 51' South, Longitude: 170° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.91 meters/second, 1515.3 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.69 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 22' 40.7"941.22 miwest0° 06' 02.3"6.92 misouth940.97 mi
24 hours344° 52' 56.2"989.62 miwest1° 44' 07.4"119.37 misouth991.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaWed 11:26 AM302 km187 miles163 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuganvilleWed 11:26 AM543 km338 miles293 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaWed 11:26 AM599 km372 miles324 nmSouthwest SW
Nadi *Wed 1:26 PM697 km433 miles376 nmEast E
Lautoka *Wed 1:26 PM705 km438 miles381 nmEast E
Suva *Wed 1:26 PM797 km495 miles430 nmEast E
Labasa *Wed 1:26 PM936 km582 miles506 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiWed 12:26 PM1454 km903 miles785 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaWed 1:26 PM1474 km916 miles796 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraWed 11:26 AM1576 km979 miles851 nmNorthwest NW
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