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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 10:24:00 PM.

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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: 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 22:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' South, Longitude: 129° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.39 meters/second, 1495.4 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' 13.0"928.91 miWest0° 01' 04.7"1.24 miNorth928.96 mi
24 hours14° 52' 11.6"961.18 miEast1° 07' 22.9"77.26 miNorth967.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 2:24 PM469 km291 miles253 nmSouth S
Gambier IslandsThu 1:24 PM613 km381 miles331 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteThu 12:24 PM2136 km1327 miles1154 nmWest W
Easter Island *Thu 5:24 PM2165 km1346 miles1169 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaThu 12:24 PM3138 km1950 miles1695 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 12:24 PM3937 km2446 miles2126 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 11:24 AM4221 km2623 miles2279 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 12:24 PM4543 km2823 miles2453 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 11:24 AM4730 km2939 miles2554 nmWest W
Suva *Fri 11:24 AM5448 km3385 miles2941 nmWest W

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