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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 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 39' South, Longitude: 131° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.37 meters/second, 1509.7 km/hour, 938.1 miles/hour or 815.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.64 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 23' 44.7"937.92 miwest0° 04' 45.1"5.45 minorth938.16 mi
24 hours14° 06' 06.2"918.77 mieast2° 27' 51.7"169.50 minorth940.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsFri 2:34 PM510 km317 miles275 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownFri 3:34 PM623 km387 miles336 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteFri 1:34 PM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmWest W
Easter Island *Fri 6:34 PM2429 km1509 miles1311 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaFri 1:34 PM2928 km1820 miles1581 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 1:34 PM3673 km2282 miles1983 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 12:34 PM4004 km2488 miles2162 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 1:34 PM4308 km2677 miles2326 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 12:34 PM4396 km2731 miles2373 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 12:34 PM4527 km2813 miles2444 nmWest W
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