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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 36' South, Longitude: 175° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.97 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
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.51 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.9"930.18 miwest0° 02' 23.5"2.74 misouth930.06 mi
24 hours15° 12' 25.4"984.68 mieast0° 13' 24.5"15.38 misouth984.08 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 PM93 km58 miles50 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiThu 1:34 PM182 km113 miles98 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuThu 1:34 PM294 km182 miles158 nmNortheast NE
Levuka *Thu 1:34 PM643 km399 miles347 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiWed 1:34 PM648 km403 miles350 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Thu 1:34 PM657 km408 miles355 nmWest-northwest WNW
Labasa *Thu 1:34 PM681 km423 miles368 nmNorthwest NW
Nadi *Thu 1:34 PM770 km478 miles416 nmWest-northwest WNW
Lautoka *Thu 1:34 PM775 km482 miles419 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Thu 2:34 PM853 km530 miles461 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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