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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 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 19' South, Longitude: 170° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.39 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' 04.6"940.20 miwest0° 05' 16.6"6.05 minorth940.47 mi
24 hours346° 02' 40.1"911.12 miwest2° 38' 57.2"182.21 minorth936.04 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 PM265 km165 miles143 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaSat 2:36 PM509 km316 miles275 nmSouthwest SW
LuganvilleSat 2:36 PM529 km329 miles286 nmNorthwest NW
Nadi *Sat 4:36 PM780 km485 miles421 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Sat 4:36 PM789 km491 miles426 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Sat 4:36 PM877 km545 miles474 nmEast E
NukualofaSat 4:36 PM1538 km956 miles831 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 3:36 PM1541 km957 miles832 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraSat 2:36 PM1554 km965 miles839 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneSat 1:36 PM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmWest-southwest WSW
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