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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 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 17' South
Longitude: 165° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.48 meters/second, 1513.7 km/hour, 940.6 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' 24.1"15.68 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 24' 06.2"940.40 miwest0° 05' 19.2"6.10 minorth940.67 mi
24 hours13° 56' 35.7"910.48 mieast2° 39' 50.7"183.23 minorth935.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaSat 2:56 PM347 km216 miles188 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaSat 2:56 PM353 km219 miles191 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuganvilleSat 2:56 PM458 km285 miles247 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraSat 2:56 PM1238 km769 miles669 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Suva *Sat 4:56 PM1380 km857 miles745 nmEast E
BrisbaneSat 1:56 PM1554 km966 miles839 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 3:56 PM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSat 4:56 PM2037 km1265 miles1100 nmEast E
YarenSat 3:56 PM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmNorth N
CairnsSat 1:56 PM2092 km1300 miles1130 nmWest W
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