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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, November 16, 2012 at 01:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' South, Longitude: 175° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.63 meters/second, 1496.3 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
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.50 miwest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 minorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 22' 20.9"929.45 miwest0° 01' 34.2"1.80 minorth929.54 mi
24 hours14° 47' 30.4"956.55 mieast1° 18' 26.1"89.93 minorth964.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaFri 2:34 PM40 km25 miles22 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PangaiFri 2:34 PM131 km82 miles71 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NeiafuFri 2:34 PM263 km163 miles142 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiThu 2:34 PM571 km355 miles308 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Fri 2:34 PM746 km464 miles403 nmWest-northwest WNW
Labasa *Fri 2:34 PM762 km473 miles411 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 3:34 PM837 km520 miles452 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Fri 3:34 PM846 km526 miles457 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pago PagoThu 2:34 PM858 km533 miles463 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Nadi *Fri 2:34 PM859 km534 miles464 nmWest-northwest WNW

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