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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: 7%
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 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 50' South
Longitude: 158° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.53 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"0.03 minorth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 22' 17.8"929.30 miwest0° 01' 23.5"1.60 minorth929.37 mi
24 hours14° 49' 15.0"958.33 mieast1° 14' 27.2"85.37 minorth965.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaThu 2:24 PM136 km84 miles73 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteThu 2:24 PM1012 km629 miles547 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiThu 1:24 PM1206 km749 miles651 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 2:24 PM1603 km996 miles866 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 1:24 PM1731 km1076 miles935 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 1:24 PM1860 km1156 miles1004 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Fri 1:24 PM2434 km1512 miles1314 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 2:24 PM2514 km1562 miles1357 nmNorth N
FunafutiFri 12:24 PM2750 km1709 miles1485 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownThu 4:24 PM2949 km1833 miles1593 nmEast-southeast ESE
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