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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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 29' South
Longitude: 160° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.86 meters/second, 1511.5 km/hour, 939.2 miles/hour or 816.2 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' 05.0"0.09 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 23' 54.5"939.03 miwest0° 05' 00.9"5.75 minorth939.28 mi
24 hours14° 01' 47.0"914.99 mieast2° 33' 25.8"175.88 minorth938.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaFri 3:34 PM208 km129 miles112 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiFri 2:34 PM989 km614 miles534 nmWest W
PapeeteFri 3:34 PM1177 km731 miles635 nmEast E
Apia *Sat 3:34 PM1353 km840 miles730 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 2:34 PM1543 km959 miles833 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 2:34 PM1607 km999 miles868 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Sat 2:34 PM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 3:34 PM2388 km1484 miles1289 nmNorth N
FunafutiSat 1:34 PM2499 km1553 miles1349 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 1:34 PM2788 km1733 miles1506 nmNorthwest NW
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