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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 01:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 58' South
Longitude: 142° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.02 meters/second, 1537.3 km/hour, 955.2 miles/hour or 830.1 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' 03.7"955.08 miwest0° 07' 43.2"8.85 minorth955.45 mi
24 hours13° 07' 59.9"869.03 mieast3° 29' 03.0"239.57 minorth908.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSat 3:16 PM790 km491 miles426 nmWest W
TaiohaeSat 3:46 PM928 km577 miles501 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Gambier IslandsSat 4:16 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownSat 5:16 PM1540 km957 miles831 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSat 3:16 PM1911 km1188 miles1032 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 3:16 PM2668 km1658 miles1440 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 2:16 PM2945 km1830 miles1590 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 3:16 PM3194 km1985 miles1725 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 2:16 PM3258 km2024 miles1759 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 2:16 PM3502 km2176 miles1891 nmWest-southwest WSW
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