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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, November 16, 2012 at 1:24:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' South, Longitude: 172° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.62 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' 01.5"0.03 miNorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 22' 20.4"929.42 miWest0° 01' 32.6"1.77 miNorth929.50 mi
24 hours14° 47' 45.8"956.80 miEast1° 17' 51.7"89.27 miNorth964.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PangaiFri 2:24 PM209 km130 miles113 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 2:24 PM268 km166 miles144 nmWest W
NeiafuFri 2:24 PM276 km172 miles149 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiThu 2:24 PM345 km215 miles187 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoThu 2:24 PM751 km467 miles406 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Fri 3:24 PM777 km483 miles420 nmNorth N
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 3:24 PM783 km487 miles423 nmNorth N
Labasa *Fri 2:24 PM971 km603 miles524 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Fri 2:24 PM982 km610 miles530 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 2:24 PM1275 km792 miles689 nmNorth N

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