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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 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' South, Longitude: 170° 31' 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"15.50 miwest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 minorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 22' 19.9"929.46 miwest0° 01' 31.3"1.75 minorth929.54 mi
24 hours14° 47' 59.5"957.09 mieast1° 17' 20.8"88.69 minorth965.17 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 PM205 km127 miles110 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PangaiFri 2:14 PM415 km258 miles224 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuFri 2:14 PM434 km270 miles234 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 2:14 PM488 km303 miles263 nmWest W
Pago PagoThu 2:14 PM724 km450 miles391 nmNorth N
Apia *Fri 3:14 PM783 km487 miles423 nmNorth N
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 3:14 PM803 km499 miles433 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaThu 3:14 PM1118 km695 miles604 nmEast E
Suva *Fri 2:14 PM1197 km744 miles646 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 2:14 PM1268 km788 miles685 nmNorth N
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