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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 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' South, Longitude: 146° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.47 meters/second, 1495.7 km/hour, 929.4 miles/hour or 807.6 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' 01.1"0.02 minorth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 22' 15.7"929.15 miwest0° 01' 15.8"1.45 minorth929.22 mi
24 hours14° 50' 29.1"959.54 mieast1° 11' 32.7"82.03 minorth966.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 1:34 PM483 km300 miles261 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaThu 1:34 PM1373 km853 miles741 nmWest W
AdamstownThu 3:34 PM1751 km1088 miles946 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiThu 12:34 PM2450 km1522 miles1323 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 1:34 PM2773 km1723 miles1497 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Fri 1:34 PM2785 km1730 miles1504 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 12:34 PM2933 km1823 miles1584 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 12:34 PM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmWest W
Suva *Fri 12:34 PM3680 km2287 miles1987 nmWest W
Chatham Islands *Fri 1:19 PM3777 km2347 miles2040 nmSouthwest SW
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