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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: 13%

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 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 41' South, Longitude: 126° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.29 meters/second, 1509.4 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.63 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 23' 43.1"937.74 miwest0° 04' 42.4"5.40 minorth937.98 mi
24 hours14° 06' 49.1"919.40 mieast2° 26' 55.1"168.42 minorth941.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 3:14 PM680 km423 miles367 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Gambier IslandsFri 2:14 PM915 km569 miles494 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Fri 6:14 PM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteFri 1:14 PM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmWest W
RarotongaFri 1:14 PM3425 km2128 miles1850 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 1:14 PM4088 km2540 miles2207 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiFri 12:14 PM4504 km2799 miles2432 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 1:14 PM4811 km2989 miles2598 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 12:14 PM5021 km3120 miles2711 nmWest W
Mexico CityFri 5:14 PM5283 km3283 miles2853 nmNortheast NE
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