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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: 6%

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 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' South, Longitude: 125° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.37 meters/second, 1495.3 km/hour, 929.2 miles/hour or 807.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.1"15.49 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 22' 12.3"928.87 miwest0° 01' 02.3"1.19 minorth928.92 mi
24 hours14° 52' 34.1"961.56 mieast1° 06' 26.4"76.18 minorth968.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 2:08 PM647 km402 miles350 nmSouthwest SW
Gambier IslandsThu 1:08 PM987 km613 miles533 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 5:08 PM1801 km1119 miles972 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteThu 12:08 PM2534 km1574 miles1368 nmWest W
RarotongaThu 12:08 PM3534 km2196 miles1908 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 12:08 PM4267 km2651 miles2304 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 11:08 AM4618 km2869 miles2493 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 12:08 PM4941 km3070 miles2668 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 11:08 AM5124 km3184 miles2767 nmWest W
LimaThu 5:08 PM5268 km3274 miles2845 nmEast E
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