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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 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: 172° 09' 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"15.50 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 misouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.7"929.97 miwest0° 02' 15.5"2.59 misouth929.86 mi
24 hours344° 47' 55.4"984.09 miwest0° 10' 14.2"11.74 misouth983.61 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 PM515 km320 miles278 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaThu 12:24 PM618 km384 miles333 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nadi *Thu 2:24 PM636 km395 miles344 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Thu 2:24 PM651 km405 miles352 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Thu 2:24 PM715 km444 miles386 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuganvilleThu 12:24 PM773 km480 miles417 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaThu 2:24 PM1317 km819 miles711 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 1:24 PM1541 km958 miles832 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraThu 12:24 PM1802 km1120 miles973 nmNorthwest NW
Auckland *Thu 2:24 PM1815 km1128 miles980 nmSouth S
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