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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 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' South, Longitude: 170° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.60 meters/second, 1496.2 km/hour, 929.7 miles/hour or 807.9 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' 19.9"929.39 miwest0° 01' 31.1"1.74 minorth929.47 mi
24 hours14° 48' 01.1"957.05 mieast1° 17' 16.9"88.61 minorth965.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiThu 2:14 PM198 km123 miles107 nmNorth N
PangaiFri 2:14 PM442 km274 miles238 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuFri 2:14 PM458 km284 miles247 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 2:14 PM515 km320 miles278 nmWest W
Pago PagoThu 2:14 PM725 km451 miles392 nmNorth N
Apia *Fri 3:14 PM788 km490 miles426 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 3:14 PM810 km503 miles437 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaThu 3:14 PM1090 km677 miles589 nmEast E
Suva *Fri 2:14 PM1224 km761 miles661 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 2:14 PM1270 km789 miles686 nmNorth N
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