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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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 25' South
Longitude: 172° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.08 meters/second, 1512.3 km/hour, 939.7 miles/hour or 816.6 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' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 23' 58.6"939.50 miwest0° 05' 07.4"5.87 minorth939.77 mi
24 hours13° 59' 57.9"913.41 mieast2° 35' 42.5"178.49 minorth937.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NeiafuSat 3:24 PM176 km109 miles95 nmWest-northwest WNW
PangaiSat 3:24 PM197 km122 miles106 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiFri 3:24 PM277 km172 miles150 nmEast E
NukualofaSat 3:24 PM338 km210 miles183 nmSouthwest SW
Pago PagoFri 3:24 PM602 km374 miles325 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Sat 4:24 PM623 km387 miles337 nmNorth N
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 4:24 PM630 km391 miles340 nmNorth N
Suva *Sat 3:24 PM965 km600 miles521 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 3:24 PM1121 km697 miles605 nmNorth N
RarotongaFri 4:24 PM1346 km836 miles727 nmEast E
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