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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 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° 32' 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"15.66 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 24' 00.2"939.64 miwest0° 05' 10.1"5.93 minorth939.90 mi
24 hours13° 59' 12.1"912.68 mieast2° 36' 39.3"179.57 minorth937.01 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 PM311 km193 miles168 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiSat 3:46 PM337 km209 miles182 nmEast E
NeiafuSat 3:46 PM383 km238 miles207 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Sat 3:46 PM448 km278 miles242 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nadi *Sat 3:46 PM561 km349 miles303 nmWest-northwest WNW
Lautoka *Sat 3:46 PM565 km351 miles305 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiFri 3:46 PM802 km498 miles433 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 4:46 PM844 km525 miles456 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Sat 4:46 PM869 km540 miles469 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoFri 3:46 PM923 km573 miles498 nmNortheast NE
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