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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 01:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 32' South
Longitude: 153° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.75 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' 52.1"938.76 miwest0° 04' 57.2"5.68 minorth939.02 mi
24 hours14° 02' 47.9"915.88 mieast2° 32' 08.4"174.41 minorth939.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 3:06 PM499 km310 miles269 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaFri 3:06 PM651 km405 miles352 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 2:06 PM1694 km1052 miles915 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 3:06 PM2016 km1253 miles1088 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSat 2:06 PM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 2:06 PM2240 km1392 miles1209 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 3:06 PM2398 km1490 miles1295 nmNorth N
AdamstownFri 5:06 PM2514 km1562 miles1358 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Sat 2:06 PM2928 km1819 miles1581 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 1:06 PM3152 km1959 miles1702 nmWest-northwest WNW
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