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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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 48' South
Longitude: 172° 55' 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' 20.5"929.49 miwest0° 01' 32.9"1.77 minorth929.57 mi
24 hours14° 47' 44.0"956.84 mieast1° 17' 55.5"89.35 minorth965.01 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 PM186 km115 miles100 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaFri 2:24 PM240 km149 miles130 nmWest W
NeiafuFri 2:24 PM263 km163 miles142 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiThu 2:24 PM369 km229 miles199 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pago PagoThu 2:24 PM761 km473 miles411 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Fri 3:24 PM781 km485 miles422 nmNorth N
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 3:24 PM785 km488 miles424 nmNorth N
Suva *Fri 2:24 PM955 km594 miles516 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 2:24 PM1278 km794 miles690 nmNorth N
RarotongaThu 3:24 PM1367 km849 miles738 nmEast E
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