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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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 40' South, Longitude: 129° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.33 meters/second, 1509.6 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
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.63 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 23' 43.9"937.76 miwest0° 04' 43.8"5.42 minorth938.01 mi
24 hours14° 06' 27.6"919.02 mieast2° 27' 23.4"168.95 minorth941.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 3:24 PM604 km375 miles326 nmSouth S
Gambier IslandsFri 2:24 PM698 km434 miles377 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteFri 1:24 PM2147 km1334 miles1160 nmWest W
Easter Island *Fri 6:24 PM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaFri 1:24 PM3177 km1974 miles1715 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 1:24 PM3877 km2409 miles2094 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 12:24 PM4254 km2644 miles2297 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 1:24 PM4560 km2833 miles2462 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 12:24 PM4774 km2966 miles2578 nmWest W
Mexico CityFri 5:24 PM5436 km3378 miles2935 nmNortheast NE

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