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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 9:36:00 PM.

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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' South, Longitude: 133° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.35 meters/second, 1498.8 km/hour, 931.3 miles/hour or 809.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.52 miWest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 miSouth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 21' 55.1"931.03 miWest0° 02' 51.6"3.28 miSouth930.89 mi
24 hours15° 13' 21.9"986.56 miEast0° 24' 43.1"28.34 miSouth985.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsWed 12:36 PM343 km213 miles185 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownWed 1:36 PM604 km375 miles326 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteWed 11:36 AM1746 km1085 miles942 nmWest W
Easter Island *Wed 4:36 PM2542 km1580 miles1373 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaWed 11:36 AM2757 km1713 miles1489 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 11:36 AM3605 km2240 miles1947 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiWed 10:36 AM3837 km2384 miles2072 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 11:36 AM4152 km2580 miles2242 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 10:36 AM4250 km2641 miles2295 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 10:36 AM4353 km2705 miles2351 nmWest W

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