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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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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 21:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 27' South, Longitude: 126° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.41 meters/second, 1499.1 km/hour, 931.5 miles/hour or 809.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.53 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 21' 55.4"931.23 miwest0° 02' 55.8"3.36 misouth931.09 mi
24 hours15° 13' 28.2"986.88 mieast0° 26' 25.7"30.31 misouth985.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownWed 1:08 PM612 km381 miles331 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Gambier IslandsWed 12:08 PM891 km554 miles481 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Wed 4:08 PM1927 km1197 miles1040 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteWed 11:08 AM2414 km1500 miles1303 nmWest W
RarotongaWed 11:08 AM3424 km2128 miles1849 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 11:08 AM4143 km2574 miles2237 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiWed 10:08 AM4506 km2800 miles2433 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 11:08 AM4823 km2997 miles2604 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 10:08 AM5017 km3117 miles2709 nmWest W
Mexico CityWed 3:08 PM5345 km3321 miles2886 nmNortheast NE
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