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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 23:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 32' South
Longitude: 155° 34' 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"15.52 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 21' 53.9"930.63 miwest0° 02' 36.9"3.00 misouth930.50 mi
24 hours15° 12' 55.8"985.69 mieast0° 18' 48.0"21.56 misouth984.91 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 PM445 km277 miles241 nmWest W
PapeeteWed 1:08 PM713 km443 miles385 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiWed 12:08 PM1513 km940 miles817 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 1:08 PM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 12:08 PM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 12:08 PM2088 km1297 miles1127 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiThu 1:08 PM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmNorth N
AdamstownWed 3:08 PM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Thu 12:08 PM2744 km1705 miles1481 nmWest W
FunafutiThu 11:08 AM3020 km1877 miles1631 nmWest-northwest WNW
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