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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 12:46:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 00:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 36' South, Longitude: 178° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.94 meters/second, 1497.4 km/hour, 930.4 miles/hour or 808.5 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' 02.3"0.05 miSouth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.8"930.13 miWest0° 02' 21.5"2.70 miSouth930.01 mi
24 hours15° 12' 20.6"984.54 miEast0° 12' 38.8"14.50 miSouth983.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaThu 1:46 PM375 km233 miles202 nmEast E
Suva *Thu 1:46 PM403 km251 miles218 nmNorthwest NW
Levuka *Thu 1:46 PM411 km256 miles222 nmNorthwest NW
PangaiThu 1:46 PM469 km291 miles253 nmEast E
Labasa *Thu 1:46 PM503 km312 miles271 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nadi *Thu 1:46 PM508 km316 miles275 nmNorthwest NW
Lautoka *Thu 1:46 PM519 km322 miles280 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuThu 1:46 PM545 km339 miles294 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiWed 1:46 PM941 km585 miles508 nmEast E
Apia *Thu 2:46 PM1055 km656 miles570 nmNortheast NE

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