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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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 00:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 50' South
Longitude: 153° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.51 meters/second, 1495.8 km/hour, 929.5 miles/hour or 807.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.49 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.02 minorth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 22' 17.0"929.24 miwest0° 01' 20.4"1.54 minorth929.31 mi
24 hours14° 49' 44.8"958.82 mieast1° 13' 17.5"84.04 minorth966.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 2:04 PM572 km356 miles309 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaThu 2:04 PM627 km390 miles339 nmWest W
AlofiThu 1:04 PM1702 km1058 miles919 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 2:04 PM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 1:04 PM2228 km1385 miles1203 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 1:04 PM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownThu 4:04 PM2468 km1533 miles1332 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiFri 2:04 PM2541 km1579 miles1372 nmNorth N
Suva *Fri 1:04 PM2932 km1822 miles1583 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 12:04 PM3207 km1992 miles1731 nmWest-northwest WNW
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