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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 2:14:00 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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 26' South, Longitude: 169° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.03 meters/second, 1512.1 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.66 miWest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 miNorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 23' 57.6"939.33 miWest0° 05' 06.0"5.85 miNorth939.59 mi
24 hours14° 00' 22.3"913.70 miEast2° 35' 12.2"177.90 miNorth937.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiFri 3:14 PM43 km27 miles23 nmNorth N
NeiafuSat 3:14 PM443 km275 miles239 nmWest W
PangaiSat 3:14 PM474 km294 miles256 nmWest W
Pago PagoFri 3:14 PM578 km359 miles312 nmNorth N
NukualofaSat 3:14 PM589 km366 miles318 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 4:14 PM653 km406 miles353 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 4:14 PM679 km422 miles367 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaFri 4:14 PM1071 km665 miles578 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoSat 3:14 PM1124 km698 miles607 nmNorth N
Suva *Sat 3:14 PM1244 km773 miles672 nmWest W

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