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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: 23%
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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 01:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 60' South
Longitude: 139° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.96 meters/second, 1537.1 km/hour, 955.1 miles/hour or 830.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.92 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 26' 02.7"954.95 miwest0° 07' 42.3"8.83 minorth955.32 mi
24 hours13° 08' 22.8"869.35 mieast3° 28' 43.4"239.20 minorth908.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsSat 4:06 PM845 km525 miles456 nmSoutheast SE
TaiohaeSat 3:36 PM885 km550 miles478 nmNorth N
PapeeteSat 3:06 PM1045 km649 miles564 nmWest W
AdamstownSat 5:06 PM1343 km835 miles725 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSat 3:06 PM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 3:06 PM2842 km1766 miles1535 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 2:06 PM3198 km1987 miles1727 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sat 8:06 PM3323 km2065 miles1794 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Sun 3:06 PM3450 km2144 miles1863 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 2:06 PM3510 km2181 miles1895 nmWest W
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