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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 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 38' South
Longitude: 134° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.41 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 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' 45.6"938.01 miwest0° 04' 46.5"5.47 minorth938.25 mi
24 hours14° 05' 44.9"918.46 mieast2° 28' 19.8"170.04 minorth940.70 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 2:44 PM396 km246 miles214 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownFri 3:44 PM730 km454 miles394 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteFri 1:44 PM1645 km1022 miles888 nmWest W
Easter Island *Fri 6:44 PM2660 km1653 miles1437 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaFri 1:44 PM2679 km1665 miles1447 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 1:44 PM3477 km2160 miles1877 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 12:44 PM3754 km2333 miles2027 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 1:44 PM4057 km2521 miles2190 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 12:44 PM4147 km2577 miles2239 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 12:44 PM4279 km2659 miles2310 nmWest W
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