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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: 14%

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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 40' South, Longitude: 128° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.31 meters/second, 1509.5 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 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' 43.7"937.79 miwest0° 04' 43.2"5.41 minorth938.03 mi
24 hours14° 06' 36.3"919.21 mieast2° 27' 12.2"168.75 minorth941.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 3:20 PM624 km388 miles337 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Gambier IslandsFri 2:20 PM782 km486 miles422 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Fri 6:20 PM2109 km1311 miles1139 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteFri 1:20 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmWest W
RarotongaFri 1:20 PM3276 km2036 miles1769 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 1:20 PM3961 km2461 miles2139 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 12:20 PM4354 km2706 miles2351 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 1:20 PM4660 km2896 miles2516 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 12:20 PM4873 km3028 miles2631 nmWest W
Mexico CityFri 5:20 PM5374 km3339 miles2902 nmNortheast NE
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