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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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 33' South
Longitude: 159° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.11 meters/second, 1498.0 km/hour, 930.8 miles/hour or 808.8 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' 53.6"930.55 miwest0° 02' 34.3"2.95 misouth930.43 mi
24 hours15° 12' 50.5"985.52 mieast0° 17' 47.1"20.39 misouth984.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaWed 1:24 PM86 km53 miles46 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteWed 1:24 PM1086 km675 miles587 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiWed 12:24 PM1115 km693 miles602 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 1:24 PM1511 km939 miles816 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 12:24 PM1646 km1023 miles889 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 12:24 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Thu 12:24 PM2344 km1457 miles1266 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 1:24 PM2490 km1547 miles1344 nmNorth N
FunafutiThu 11:24 AM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandWed 11:24 AM2955 km1836 miles1595 nmNorthwest NW
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