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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 3:46:00 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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 18' South, Longitude: 168° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.43 meters/second, 1513.5 km/hour, 940.5 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' 05.4"940.22 miWest0° 05' 17.8"6.07 miNorth940.50 mi
24 hours346° 02' 59.6"910.77 miWest2° 39' 21.1"182.65 miNorth935.80 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 2:46 PM175 km109 miles94 nmNorth N
NoumeaSat 2:46 PM370 km230 miles200 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuganvilleSat 2:46 PM430 km267 miles232 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nadi *Sat 4:46 PM1001 km622 miles540 nmEast E
Lautoka *Sat 4:46 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmEast E
Suva *Sat 4:46 PM1100 km684 miles594 nmEast E
HoniaraSat 2:46 PM1399 km869 miles755 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSat 3:46 PM1693 km1052 miles914 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSat 4:46 PM1760 km1093 miles950 nmEast E
BrisbaneSat 1:46 PM1781 km1107 miles962 nmWest-southwest WSW

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