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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 00:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 33' South, Longitude: 150° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.70 meters/second, 1510.9 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.65 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 23' 51.2"938.58 miwest0° 04' 55.6"5.65 minorth938.84 mi
24 hours14° 03' 13.8"916.19 mieast2° 31' 35.2"173.76 minorth939.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 2:54 PM265 km165 miles143 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaFri 2:54 PM943 km586 miles509 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 1:54 PM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmWest W
AdamstownFri 4:54 PM2228 km1385 miles1203 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Sat 2:54 PM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSat 1:54 PM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 2:54 PM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSat 1:54 PM2539 km1577 miles1371 nmWest W
Suva *Sat 1:54 PM3230 km2007 miles1744 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 12:54 PM3441 km2138 miles1858 nmWest-northwest WNW

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