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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 21:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 29' South, Longitude: 138° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.29 meters/second, 1498.7 km/hour, 931.2 miles/hour or 809.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.52 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.05 misouth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 21' 54.7"930.91 miwest0° 02' 48.0"3.21 misouth930.77 mi
24 hours15° 13' 16.2"986.34 mieast0° 23' 14.9"26.66 misouth985.44 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 12:58 PM494 km307 miles267 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownWed 1:58 PM1027 km638 miles554 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteWed 11:58 AM1179 km733 miles637 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaWed 11:58 AM2183 km1356 miles1179 nmWest W
Easter Island *Wed 4:58 PM3083 km1916 miles1665 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiThu 11:58 AM3194 km1985 miles1725 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiWed 10:58 AM3260 km2026 miles1760 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 11:58 AM3578 km2223 miles1932 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 10:58 AM3691 km2293 miles1993 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 10:58 AM3782 km2350 miles2042 nmWest W

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