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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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 34' South, Longitude: 146° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.61 meters/second, 1510.6 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 23' 49.5"938.46 miwest0° 04' 53.0"5.60 minorth938.72 mi
24 hours14° 03' 57.1"916.89 mieast2° 30' 39.6"172.71 minorth939.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 2:34 PM428 km266 miles231 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 2:34 PM1436 km892 miles775 nmWest W
AdamstownFri 4:34 PM1758 km1092 miles949 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiFri 1:34 PM2499 km1553 miles1349 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 2:34 PM2669 km1658 miles1441 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Sat 2:34 PM2805 km1743 miles1514 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 1:34 PM2928 km1819 miles1581 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 1:34 PM3036 km1887 miles1640 nmWest W
Suva *Sat 1:34 PM3733 km2319 miles2015 nmWest W
Easter Island *Fri 7:34 PM3839 km2386 miles2073 nmEast-southeast ESE
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