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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 2:24:00 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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 47' South, Longitude: 172° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.71 meters/second, 1496.5 km/hour, 929.9 miles/hour or 808.1 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' 01.6"0.03 miNorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 22' 23.1"929.63 miWest0° 01' 41.9"1.95 miNorth929.72 mi
24 hours345° 13' 47.3"955.29 miWest1° 21' 18.5"93.22 miNorth963.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Nadi *Fri 3:24 PM571 km355 miles308 nmNortheast NE
Lautoka *Fri 3:24 PM587 km365 miles317 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaFri 1:24 PM594 km369 miles321 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Fri 3:24 PM643 km399 miles347 nmEast-northeast ENE
NoumeaFri 1:24 PM697 km433 miles376 nmWest-southwest WSW
Labasa *Fri 3:24 PM829 km515 miles447 nmNortheast NE
LuganvilleFri 1:24 PM846 km526 miles457 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaFri 3:24 PM1230 km764 miles664 nmEast E
FunafutiFri 2:24 PM1512 km940 miles816 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Auckland *Fri 3:24 PM1790 km1112 miles966 nmSouth S

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