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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 10:09 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 PM176 km109 miles95 nmNorth N
NoumeaSat 2:46 PM369 km229 miles199 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 PM1695 km1053 miles915 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSat 4:46 PM1760 km1093 miles950 nmEast E
BrisbaneSat 1:46 PM1781 km1107 miles962 nmWest-southwest WSW
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