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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 22:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' South, Longitude: 134° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.41 meters/second, 1495.5 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' 13.7"928.96 miwest0° 01' 08.2"1.30 minorth929.02 mi
24 hours14° 51' 40.2"960.66 mieast1° 08' 40.3"78.74 minorth967.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsThu 1:46 PM252 km157 miles136 nmSouth S
AdamstownThu 2:46 PM671 km417 miles362 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteThu 12:46 PM1594 km991 miles861 nmWest W
RarotongaThu 12:46 PM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmWest W
Easter Island *Thu 5:46 PM2677 km1664 miles1446 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiFri 12:46 PM3514 km2183 miles1897 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 11:46 AM3673 km2283 miles1983 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 12:46 PM3996 km2483 miles2157 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 11:46 AM4105 km2551 miles2216 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 11:46 AM4188 km2602 miles2261 nmWest W
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