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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 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 39' South, Longitude: 166° 37' 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"929.94 miwest0° 02' 11.7"2.52 misouth929.83 mi
24 hours344° 48' 05.8"983.88 miwest0° 08' 46.2"10.06 misouth983.46 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 PM180 km112 miles97 nmSouth S
Port VilaThu 12:46 PM369 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuganvilleThu 12:46 PM571 km355 miles308 nmNorth N
KingstonThu 1:16 PM941 km585 miles508 nmSouth S
Suva *Thu 2:46 PM1271 km790 miles686 nmEast E
HoniaraThu 12:46 PM1432 km890 miles773 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneThu 11:46 AM1573 km978 miles850 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaThu 2:46 PM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 1:46 PM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmNortheast NE
Auckland *Thu 2:46 PM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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