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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, November 16, 2012 at 11:54:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 14%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 23:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' South, Longitude: 136° 16' 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' 46.3"938.02 miWest0° 04' 47.6"5.50 miNorth938.27 mi
24 hours14° 05' 25.8"918.11 miEast2° 28' 44.7"170.50 miNorth940.46 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 PM411 km256 miles222 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 3:54 PM875 km543 miles472 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteFri 1:54 PM1423 km884 miles768 nmWest W
RarotongaFri 1:54 PM2458 km1528 miles1327 nmWest W
Easter Island *Fri 6:54 PM2868 km1782 miles1548 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiSat 1:54 PM3310 km2057 miles1787 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 12:54 PM3532 km2194 miles1907 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 1:54 PM3833 km2382 miles2070 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 12:54 PM3925 km2439 miles2119 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 12:54 PM4058 km2522 miles2191 nmWest W

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