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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 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' South, Longitude: 178° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.65 meters/second, 1496.3 km/hour, 929.8 miles/hour or 808.0 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' 21.4"929.56 miwest0° 01' 36.2"1.84 minorth929.65 mi
24 hours14° 47' 10.1"956.29 mieast1° 19' 11.5"90.80 minorth964.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaFri 2:46 PM313 km195 miles169 nmEast E
PangaiFri 2:46 PM415 km258 miles224 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Fri 2:46 PM461 km287 miles249 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuFri 2:46 PM501 km311 miles270 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nadi *Fri 2:46 PM568 km353 miles307 nmNorthwest NW
Lautoka *Fri 2:46 PM578 km359 miles312 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 2:46 PM887 km551 miles479 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 3:46 PM1006 km625 miles543 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Fri 3:46 PM1029 km639 miles555 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiFri 1:46 PM1387 km862 miles749 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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