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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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 30' South, Longitude: 158° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.82 meters/second, 1511.4 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.65 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 23' 53.7"938.93 miwest0° 04' 59.6"5.73 minorth939.19 mi
24 hours14° 02' 08.7"915.31 mieast2° 32' 58.2"175.36 minorth938.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaFri 3:24 PM258 km160 miles139 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteFri 3:24 PM929 km577 miles502 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiFri 2:24 PM1240 km771 miles670 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 3:24 PM1584 km984 miles855 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 2:24 PM1792 km1113 miles967 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 2:24 PM1803 km1120 miles973 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSat 3:24 PM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmNorth N
Suva *Sat 2:24 PM2475 km1538 miles1336 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 1:24 PM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownFri 5:24 PM2947 km1831 miles1591 nmEast-southeast ESE
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