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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' South, Longitude: 160° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.55 meters/second, 1496.0 km/hour, 929.5 miles/hour or 807.8 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' 18.3"929.26 miwest0° 01' 25.0"1.62 minorth929.33 mi
24 hours14° 49' 01.8"958.04 mieast1° 14' 58.2"85.95 minorth965.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaThu 2:34 PM104 km65 miles56 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiThu 1:34 PM987 km613 miles533 nmWest W
PapeeteThu 2:34 PM1223 km760 miles661 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Fri 2:34 PM1410 km876 miles761 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 1:34 PM1510 km938 miles815 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 1:34 PM1700 km1056 miles918 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Fri 1:34 PM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 2:34 PM2536 km1576 miles1369 nmNorth N
FunafutiFri 12:34 PM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 12:34 PM2892 km1797 miles1562 nmNorthwest NW
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