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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: 15%

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 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 23' South, Longitude: 177° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.17 meters/second, 1512.6 km/hour, 939.9 miles/hour or 816.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"15.67 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 24' 00.3"939.71 miwest0° 05' 10.3"5.93 minorth939.98 mi
24 hours13° 59' 09.8"912.71 mieast2° 36' 42.3"179.64 minorth937.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaSat 3:46 PM333 km207 miles180 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiSat 3:46 PM365 km227 miles197 nmEast E
NeiafuSat 3:46 PM410 km255 miles221 nmEast E
Suva *Sat 3:46 PM421 km262 miles228 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nadi *Sat 3:46 PM534 km332 miles289 nmWest-northwest WNW
Lautoka *Sat 3:46 PM538 km335 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiFri 3:46 PM830 km516 miles448 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 4:46 PM863 km537 miles466 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Sat 4:46 PM890 km553 miles480 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoFri 3:46 PM945 km587 miles510 nmNortheast NE
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