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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 22:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 31' South, Longitude: 150° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.19 meters/second, 1498.3 km/hour, 931.0 miles/hour or 809.0 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' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 21' 54.1"930.67 miwest0° 02' 40.5"3.07 misouth930.54 mi
24 hours15° 13' 02.9"985.86 mieast0° 20' 16.2"23.24 misouth985.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 12:46 PM334 km208 miles180 nmNorth N
RarotongaWed 12:46 PM1018 km632 miles549 nmWest W
AlofiWed 11:46 AM2089 km1298 miles1128 nmWest W
AdamstownWed 2:46 PM2104 km1308 miles1136 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Thu 12:46 PM2426 km1508 miles1310 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 11:46 AM2589 km1609 miles1398 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiThu 12:46 PM2602 km1617 miles1405 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaThu 11:46 AM2619 km1627 miles1414 nmWest W
Suva *Thu 11:46 AM3321 km2063 miles1793 nmWest W
FunafutiThu 10:46 AM3562 km2214 miles1923 nmWest-northwest WNW
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