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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 = Friday, November 16, 2012 at 12:14:00 AM.

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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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 50' South, Longitude: 155° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.52 meters/second, 1495.9 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' 17.3"929.20 miWest0° 01' 21.8"1.56 miNorth929.27 mi
24 hours14° 49' 31.7"958.53 miEast1° 13' 48.5"84.62 miNorth966.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaThu 2:14 PM407 km253 miles220 nmWest W
PapeeteThu 2:14 PM758 km471 miles409 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiThu 1:14 PM1482 km921 miles800 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 2:14 PM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 1:14 PM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 1:14 PM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiFri 2:14 PM2516 km1563 miles1358 nmNorth N
AdamstownThu 4:14 PM2681 km1666 miles1448 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Fri 1:14 PM2711 km1684 miles1464 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 12:14 PM3003 km1866 miles1621 nmWest-northwest WNW

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