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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 23:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 37' South
Longitude: 136° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.45 meters/second, 1510.0 km/hour, 938.3 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' 46.4"938.10 miwest0° 04' 47.7"5.50 minorth938.35 mi
24 hours14° 05' 23.3"918.14 mieast2° 28' 47.8"170.58 minorth940.50 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 2:54 PM422 km262 miles228 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 3:54 PM895 km556 miles483 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteFri 1:54 PM1395 km867 miles753 nmWest W
RarotongaFri 1:54 PM2431 km1510 miles1312 nmWest W
Easter Island *Fri 6:54 PM2894 km1798 miles1563 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiSat 1:54 PM3289 km2044 miles1776 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 12:54 PM3503 km2177 miles1892 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 1:54 PM3805 km2365 miles2055 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 12:54 PM3900 km2423 miles2106 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 12:54 PM4031 km2505 miles2176 nmWest W
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