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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 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 29' South
Longitude: 141° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.27 meters/second, 1498.6 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.52 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.05 misouth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 21' 54.6"930.92 miwest0° 02' 46.3"3.18 misouth930.79 mi
24 hours15° 13' 13.5"986.31 mieast0° 22' 36.9"25.93 misouth985.43 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 1:08 PM709 km440 miles383 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteWed 12:08 PM940 km584 miles508 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownWed 2:08 PM1246 km774 miles673 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaWed 12:08 PM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmWest W
AlofiWed 11:08 AM3010 km1871 miles1626 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 12:08 PM3036 km1886 miles1639 nmNorthwest NW
Easter Island *Wed 5:08 PM3319 km2062 miles1792 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Thu 12:08 PM3330 km2069 miles1798 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 11:08 AM3450 km2144 miles1863 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 11:08 AM3534 km2196 miles1908 nmWest W
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