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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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 35' South, Longitude: 143° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.57 meters/second, 1510.5 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 23' 48.7"938.31 miwest0° 04' 51.8"5.57 minorth938.56 mi
24 hours14° 04' 18.8"917.14 mieast2° 30' 11.8"172.17 minorth939.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 2:24 PM657 km408 miles355 nmWest-northwest WNW
Gambier IslandsFri 3:24 PM991 km616 miles535 nmEast-southeast ESE
AdamstownFri 4:24 PM1528 km950 miles825 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaFri 2:24 PM1684 km1047 miles910 nmWest W
AlofiFri 1:24 PM2750 km1709 miles1485 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 2:24 PM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Sat 2:24 PM3054 km1898 miles1649 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 1:24 PM3168 km1968 miles1710 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 1:24 PM3285 km2041 miles1774 nmWest W
Easter Island *Fri 7:24 PM3602 km2238 miles1945 nmEast-southeast ESE

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