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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 22:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 52' South
Longitude: 129° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.39 meters/second, 1495.4 km/hour, 929.2 miles/hour or 807.5 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"928.97 miwest0° 01' 04.9"1.24 minorth929.03 mi
24 hours14° 52' 09.9"961.22 mieast1° 07' 26.8"77.34 minorth967.84 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 PM466 km290 miles252 nmSouth S
Gambier IslandsThu 1:24 PM588 km365 miles317 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteThu 12:24 PM2109 km1311 miles1139 nmWest W
Easter Island *Thu 5:24 PM2191 km1362 miles1183 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaThu 12:24 PM3111 km1933 miles1680 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 12:24 PM3915 km2432 miles2114 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 11:24 AM4193 km2605 miles2264 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 12:24 PM4515 km2805 miles2438 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 11:24 AM4703 km2922 miles2539 nmWest W
Suva *Fri 11:24 AM5420 km3368 miles2926 nmWest W
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