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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 01:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 32' South
Longitude: 153° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.74 meters/second, 1511.1 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.65 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 23' 52.0"938.74 miwest0° 04' 57.0"5.68 minorth939.00 mi
24 hours14° 02' 52.1"915.94 mieast2° 32' 03.0"174.30 minorth939.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 3:04 PM454 km282 miles245 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaFri 3:04 PM699 km435 miles378 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 2:04 PM1744 km1084 miles942 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 3:04 PM2064 km1283 miles1115 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSat 2:04 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 2:04 PM2289 km1423 miles1236 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 3:04 PM2407 km1496 miles1300 nmNorth N
AdamstownFri 5:04 PM2467 km1533 miles1332 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Sat 2:04 PM2978 km1851 miles1608 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 1:04 PM3200 km1989 miles1728 nmWest-northwest WNW
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