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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: 2%
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 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 28' South
Longitude: 135° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.32 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' 54.9"931.03 miwest0° 02' 49.8"3.25 misouth930.90 mi
24 hours15° 13' 19.2"986.52 mieast0° 24' 00.7"27.53 misouth985.61 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 12:46 PM311 km193 miles168 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownWed 1:46 PM785 km488 miles424 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteWed 11:46 AM1472 km915 miles795 nmWest W
RarotongaWed 11:46 AM2481 km1542 miles1340 nmWest W
Easter Island *Wed 4:46 PM2801 km1741 miles1513 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiThu 11:46 AM3400 km2113 miles1836 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiWed 10:46 AM3559 km2212 miles1922 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 11:46 AM3876 km2408 miles2093 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 10:46 AM3982 km2474 miles2150 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 10:46 AM4079 km2534 miles2202 nmWest W
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