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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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 18' South
Longitude: 167° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.43 meters/second, 1513.6 km/hour, 940.5 miles/hour or 817.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"15.68 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 24' 05.5"940.30 miwest0° 05' 18.0"6.08 minorth940.57 mi
24 hours346° 03' 02.1"910.80 miwest2° 39' 24.0"182.72 minorth935.84 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 PM182 km113 miles98 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaSat 2:46 PM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuganvilleSat 2:46 PM424 km264 miles229 nmNorth N
Suva *Sat 4:46 PM1128 km701 miles609 nmEast E
HoniaraSat 2:46 PM1381 km858 miles746 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSat 3:46 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmNortheast NE
BrisbaneSat 1:46 PM1758 km1092 miles949 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaSat 4:46 PM1787 km1111 miles965 nmEast E
Auckland *Sat 4:46 PM2060 km1280 miles1112 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSat 3:46 PM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmNorth N
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