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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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 36' South
Longitude: 173° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.98 meters/second, 1497.5 km/hour, 930.5 miles/hour or 808.6 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' 53.1"930.28 miwest0° 02' 24.9"2.77 misouth930.16 mi
24 hours15° 12' 28.8"984.85 mieast0° 13' 58.3"16.02 misouth984.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PangaiThu 1:24 PM107 km66 miles58 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaThu 1:24 PM162 km101 miles87 nmWest-southwest WSW
NeiafuThu 1:24 PM216 km134 miles117 nmNorth N
AlofiWed 1:24 PM437 km271 miles236 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pago PagoWed 1:24 PM772 km479 miles417 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Thu 2:24 PM777 km483 miles420 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Thu 1:24 PM865 km538 miles467 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nadi *Thu 1:24 PM978 km608 miles528 nmWest-northwest WNW
Lautoka *Thu 1:24 PM982 km610 miles530 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 1:24 PM1271 km790 miles686 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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