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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 2:36:00 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 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' South, Longitude: 170° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.73 meters/second, 1496.6 km/hour, 930.0 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' 01.7"0.03 miNorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 22' 23.7"929.67 miWest0° 01' 43.7"1.98 miNorth929.76 mi
24 hours345° 14' 06.2"954.99 miWest1° 21' 59.5"94.01 miNorth963.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaFri 1:36 PM385 km239 miles208 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaFri 1:36 PM413 km257 miles223 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleFri 1:36 PM659 km410 miles356 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nadi *Fri 3:36 PM836 km519 miles451 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Fri 3:36 PM849 km528 miles458 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Fri 3:36 PM921 km572 miles497 nmEast-northeast ENE
KingstonFri 2:06 PM942 km585 miles509 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NukualofaFri 3:36 PM1529 km950 miles825 nmEast E
HoniaraFri 1:36 PM1661 km1032 miles897 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiFri 2:36 PM1673 km1039 miles903 nmNortheast NE

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