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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 1:14:00 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 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 31' South, Longitude: 155° 27' 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' 52.7"938.76 miWest0° 04' 58.1"5.70 miNorth939.02 mi
24 hours14° 02' 33.0"915.60 miEast2° 32' 27.5"174.76 miNorth938.86 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 PM489 km304 miles264 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteFri 3:14 PM659 km410 miles356 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiFri 2:14 PM1520 km945 miles821 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 3:14 PM1849 km1149 miles998 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSat 2:14 PM2036 km1265 miles1099 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 2:14 PM2068 km1285 miles1117 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 3:14 PM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmNorth N
AdamstownFri 5:14 PM2679 km1665 miles1447 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Sat 2:14 PM2755 km1712 miles1487 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 1:14 PM2989 km1857 miles1614 nmWest-northwest WNW

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