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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 02:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' South, Longitude: 165° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.76 meters/second, 1496.7 km/hour, 930.0 miles/hour or 808.2 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' 24.6"929.81 miwest0° 01' 47.0"2.05 minorth929.91 mi
24 hours14° 45' 20.3"954.52 mieast1° 23' 12.0"95.39 minorth963.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaFri 1:56 PM221 km138 miles120 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaFri 1:56 PM480 km298 miles259 nmNortheast NE
LuganvilleFri 1:56 PM623 km387 miles336 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KingstonFri 2:26 PM964 km599 miles521 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraFri 1:56 PM1367 km850 miles738 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneFri 12:56 PM1429 km888 miles771 nmSouthwest SW
Suva *Fri 3:56 PM1434 km891 miles775 nmEast E
Sydney *Fri 1:56 PM1992 km1238 miles1075 nmSouthwest SW
Auckland *Fri 3:56 PM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiFri 2:56 PM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmNortheast NE
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