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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 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' South, Longitude: 163° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.56 meters/second, 1496.0 km/hour, 929.6 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' 01.3"0.03 minorth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 22' 18.6"929.36 miwest0° 01' 26.7"1.66 minorth929.44 mi
24 hours14° 48' 44.9"957.83 mieast1° 15' 36.9"86.70 minorth965.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaThu 2:44 PM373 km232 miles201 nmEast E
AlofiThu 1:44 PM716 km445 miles387 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Fri 2:44 PM1183 km735 miles639 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaFri 1:44 PM1234 km767 miles666 nmWest W
PapeeteThu 2:44 PM1493 km928 miles806 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoFri 1:44 PM1524 km947 miles823 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Fri 1:44 PM1936 km1203 miles1046 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 12:44 PM2316 km1439 miles1251 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 2:44 PM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandThu 12:44 PM2729 km1696 miles1474 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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