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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 3:36:00 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 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 19' South, Longitude: 170° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.38 meters/second, 1513.4 km/hour, 940.4 miles/hour or 817.2 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' 04.4"940.13 miWest0° 05' 16.5"6.05 miNorth940.40 mi
24 hours346° 02' 37.6"911.09 miWest2° 38' 54.3"182.14 miNorth936.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaSat 2:36 PM287 km178 miles155 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaSat 2:36 PM532 km330 miles287 nmSouthwest SW
LuganvilleSat 2:36 PM547 km340 miles296 nmNorthwest NW
Nadi *Sat 4:36 PM752 km468 miles406 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Sat 4:36 PM762 km474 miles411 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Sat 4:36 PM849 km528 miles459 nmEast E
Labasa *Sat 4:36 PM996 km619 miles538 nmEast-northeast ENE
NukualofaSat 4:36 PM1511 km939 miles816 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 3:36 PM1521 km945 miles821 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraSat 2:36 PM1574 km978 miles850 nmNorthwest NW

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