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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 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 31' South, Longitude: 155° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.78 meters/second, 1511.2 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 816.0 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' 52.8"938.84 miwest0° 04' 58.2"5.70 minorth939.09 mi
24 hours14° 02' 30.5"915.62 mieast2° 32' 30.6"174.83 minorth938.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaFri 3:14 PM464 km288 miles250 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteFri 3:14 PM686 km426 miles370 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiFri 2:14 PM1492 km927 miles806 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 3:14 PM1822 km1132 miles984 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSat 2:14 PM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 2:14 PM2040 km1268 miles1102 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 3:14 PM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmNorth N
AdamstownFri 5:14 PM2706 km1682 miles1461 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Sat 2:14 PM2726 km1694 miles1472 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 1:14 PM2962 km1841 miles1600 nmWest-northwest WNW
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