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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 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 59' South
Longitude: 141° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.01 meters/second, 1537.2 km/hour, 955.2 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' 03.5"955.05 miwest0° 07' 43.0"8.85 minorth955.42 mi
24 hours13° 08' 04.5"869.09 mieast3° 28' 59.1"239.50 minorth908.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSat 3:14 PM841 km522 miles454 nmWest W
TaiohaeSat 3:44 PM913 km568 miles493 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Gambier IslandsSat 4:14 PM980 km609 miles529 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownSat 5:14 PM1499 km932 miles809 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSat 3:14 PM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 3:14 PM2701 km1679 miles1459 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 2:14 PM2996 km1861 miles1618 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 3:14 PM3245 km2017 miles1752 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 2:14 PM3308 km2055 miles1786 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sat 8:14 PM3510 km2181 miles1895 nmEast-southeast ESE
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