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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 = Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 12:34:00 AM.

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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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 34' South, Longitude: 145° 51' 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 miNorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 23' 49.4"938.39 miWest0° 04' 52.8"5.60 miNorth938.64 mi
24 hours14° 03' 59.6"916.86 miEast2° 30' 36.5"172.64 miNorth939.66 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 PM452 km281 miles244 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 2:34 PM1464 km910 miles790 nmWest W
AdamstownFri 4:34 PM1732 km1076 miles935 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiFri 1:34 PM2527 km1570 miles1365 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 2:34 PM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Sat 2:34 PM2832 km1760 miles1529 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 1:34 PM2951 km1834 miles1594 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 1:34 PM3064 km1904 miles1655 nmWest W
Suva *Sat 1:34 PM3761 km2337 miles2031 nmWest W
Easter Island *Fri 7:34 PM3813 km2369 miles2059 nmEast-southeast ESE

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