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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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 20' South
Longitude: 173° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.34 meters/second, 1513.2 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 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' 03.5"940.08 miwest0° 05' 15.1"6.02 minorth940.35 mi
24 hours346° 02' 13.6"911.50 miwest2° 38' 25.0"181.60 minorth936.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Nadi *Sat 4:24 PM488 km303 miles264 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Sat 4:24 PM500 km311 miles270 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSat 2:24 PM533 km331 miles288 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Sat 4:24 PM579 km360 miles313 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuganvilleSat 2:24 PM756 km470 miles408 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaSat 2:24 PM763 km474 miles412 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 4:24 PM1241 km771 miles670 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSat 3:24 PM1368 km850 miles739 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Sat 5:24 PM1727 km1073 miles932 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiFri 4:24 PM1788 km1111 miles965 nmEast E
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