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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 29' South, Longitude: 162° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.90 meters/second, 1511.6 km/hour, 939.3 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' 55.2"939.04 miwest0° 05' 02.1"5.77 minorth939.30 mi
24 hours14° 01' 27.6"914.65 mieast2° 33' 50.2"176.34 minorth938.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaFri 3:44 PM358 km222 miles193 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiFri 2:44 PM765 km475 miles413 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 3:44 PM1155 km718 miles624 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 2:44 PM1323 km822 miles714 nmWest W
PapeeteFri 3:44 PM1398 km869 miles755 nmEast E
FakaofoSat 2:44 PM1451 km901 miles783 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Sat 2:44 PM1999 km1242 miles1079 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 1:44 PM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 3:44 PM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandFri 1:44 PM2648 km1645 miles1430 nmNorthwest NW
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