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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' South, Longitude: 167° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.74 meters/second, 1496.7 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' 24.1"929.71 miwest0° 01' 45.3"2.01 minorth929.80 mi
24 hours345° 14' 21.9"954.73 miwest1° 22' 33.9"94.66 minorth963.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaFri 1:46 PM211 km131 miles114 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaFri 1:46 PM342 km212 miles185 nmNorth N
LuganvilleFri 1:46 PM584 km363 miles315 nmNorth N
KingstonFri 2:16 PM918 km570 miles496 nmSouth S
Suva *Fri 3:46 PM1162 km722 miles628 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraFri 1:46 PM1505 km935 miles813 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneFri 12:46 PM1665 km1035 miles899 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaFri 3:46 PM1777 km1104 miles960 nmEast E
FunafutiFri 2:46 PM1835 km1140 miles991 nmNortheast NE
Auckland *Fri 3:46 PM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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