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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 23:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' South, Longitude: 164° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.06 meters/second, 1497.8 km/hour, 930.7 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' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 21' 53.4"930.45 miwest0° 02' 30.8"2.88 misouth930.33 mi
24 hours15° 12' 42.9"985.28 mieast0° 16' 23.2"18.79 misouth984.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaWed 1:46 PM513 km319 miles277 nmEast E
AlofiWed 12:46 PM576 km358 miles311 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pago PagoWed 12:46 PM947 km589 miles512 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuThu 12:46 PM1001 km622 miles540 nmWest W
PangaiThu 12:46 PM1016 km632 miles549 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 1:46 PM1062 km660 miles573 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaThu 12:46 PM1099 km683 miles593 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 12:46 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteWed 1:46 PM1623 km1008 miles876 nmEast E
Suva *Thu 12:46 PM1797 km1116 miles970 nmWest W
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