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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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 36' South
Longitude: 176° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.96 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' 52.9"930.24 miwest0° 02' 23.2"2.74 misouth930.12 mi
24 hours15° 12' 24.8"984.74 mieast0° 13' 20.2"15.29 misouth984.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaThu 1:34 PM115 km72 miles62 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiThu 1:34 PM207 km129 miles112 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuThu 1:34 PM313 km195 miles169 nmNortheast NE
Suva *Thu 1:34 PM632 km393 miles341 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiWed 1:34 PM675 km419 miles364 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nadi *Thu 1:34 PM744 km462 miles402 nmWest-northwest WNW
Lautoka *Thu 1:34 PM750 km466 miles405 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Thu 2:34 PM867 km539 miles468 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Thu 2:34 PM882 km548 miles476 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pago PagoWed 1:34 PM909 km565 miles491 nmNortheast NE
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