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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 1:46:00 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

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 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 39' South, Longitude: 166° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.83 meters/second, 1497.0 km/hour, 930.2 miles/hour or 808.3 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' 52.5"929.88 miWest0° 02' 12.0"2.52 miSouth929.77 mi
24 hours344° 48' 05.3"983.82 miWest0° 08' 50.5"10.14 miSouth983.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaThu 12:46 PM186 km116 miles100 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaThu 12:46 PM355 km221 miles192 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuganvilleThu 12:46 PM569 km353 miles307 nmNorth N
KingstonThu 1:16 PM938 km583 miles506 nmSouth S
Suva *Thu 2:46 PM1244 km773 miles672 nmEast E
HoniaraThu 12:46 PM1446 km899 miles781 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneThu 11:46 AM1597 km993 miles862 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaThu 2:46 PM1864 km1158 miles1007 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 1:46 PM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmNortheast NE
Auckland *Thu 2:46 PM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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