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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 22:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 31' South
Longitude: 150° 18' 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"930.73 miwest0° 02' 40.4"3.06 misouth930.60 mi
24 hours15° 13' 02.6"985.92 mieast0° 20' 12.0"23.16 misouth985.10 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 PM339 km211 miles183 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaWed 12:46 PM990 km615 miles534 nmWest W
AlofiWed 11:46 AM2062 km1281 miles1113 nmWest W
AdamstownWed 2:46 PM2131 km1324 miles1151 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Thu 12:46 PM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 11:46 AM2564 km1593 miles1385 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 11:46 AM2591 km1610 miles1399 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 12:46 PM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Suva *Thu 11:46 AM3293 km2046 miles1778 nmWest W
FunafutiThu 10:46 AM3536 km2197 miles1909 nmWest-northwest WNW
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