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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

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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' South, Longitude: 171° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.87 meters/second, 1497.1 km/hour, 930.3 miles/hour or 808.4 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"0.04 misouth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.6"930.03 miwest0° 02' 15.3"2.59 misouth929.92 mi
24 hours344° 47' 55.9"984.15 miwest0° 10' 10.0"11.66 misouth983.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaThu 12:24 PM493 km307 miles266 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaThu 12:24 PM591 km367 miles319 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nadi *Thu 2:24 PM661 km411 miles357 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Thu 2:24 PM675 km420 miles365 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Thu 2:24 PM741 km460 miles400 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuganvilleThu 12:24 PM754 km469 miles407 nmNorthwest NW
KingstonThu 12:54 PM1013 km629 miles547 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NukualofaThu 2:24 PM1345 km836 miles726 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 1:24 PM1555 km967 miles840 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraThu 12:24 PM1782 km1107 miles962 nmNorthwest NW
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