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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 3:24:00 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: 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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 20' South, Longitude: 173° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.33 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"940.01 miWest0° 05' 14.9"6.02 miNorth940.28 mi
24 hours346° 02' 11.3"911.47 miWest2° 38' 22.0"181.53 miNorth936.24 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 PM462 km287 miles249 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Sat 4:24 PM474 km295 miles256 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Sat 4:24 PM552 km343 miles298 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSat 2:24 PM560 km348 miles302 nmWest-northwest WNW
Levuka *Sat 4:24 PM608 km378 miles328 nmEast-northeast ENE
Labasa *Sat 4:24 PM715 km444 miles386 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuganvilleSat 2:24 PM780 km485 miles421 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaSat 2:24 PM788 km489 miles425 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 4:24 PM1213 km754 miles655 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSat 3:24 PM1354 km842 miles731 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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