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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 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 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° 58' 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"928.94 miwest0° 01' 02.3"1.19 minorth928.99 mi
24 hours14° 52' 32.6"961.60 mieast1° 06' 30.3"76.26 minorth968.08 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 PM629 km391 miles339 nmSouthwest SW
Gambier IslandsThu 1:08 PM960 km597 miles518 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 5:08 PM1826 km1135 miles986 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteThu 12:08 PM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmWest W
RarotongaThu 12:08 PM3507 km2179 miles1893 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 12:08 PM4243 km2637 miles2291 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 11:08 AM4590 km2852 miles2478 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 12:08 PM4913 km3053 miles2653 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 11:08 AM5096 km3167 miles2752 nmWest W
LimaThu 5:08 PM5296 km3291 miles2860 nmEast E
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