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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 23:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' South, Longitude: 155° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.14 meters/second, 1498.1 km/hour, 930.9 miles/hour or 808.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.51 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 21' 53.9"930.57 miwest0° 02' 37.0"3.00 misouth930.44 mi
24 hours15° 12' 56.0"985.63 mieast0° 18' 52.3"21.64 misouth984.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaWed 1:08 PM473 km294 miles255 nmWest W
PapeeteWed 1:08 PM688 km428 miles372 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiWed 12:08 PM1541 km957 miles832 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 1:08 PM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 12:08 PM2072 km1287 miles1119 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 12:08 PM2111 km1312 miles1140 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiThu 1:08 PM2488 km1546 miles1344 nmNorth N
AdamstownWed 3:08 PM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Thu 12:08 PM2771 km1722 miles1496 nmWest W
FunafutiThu 11:08 AM3046 km1893 miles1645 nmWest-northwest WNW
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