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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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 57' South, Longitude: 144° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.07 meters/second, 1537.4 km/hour, 955.3 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' 04.5"955.18 miwest0° 07' 43.9"8.86 minorth955.55 mi
24 hours13° 07' 41.6"868.77 mieast3° 29' 18.4"239.87 minorth908.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSat 3:24 PM586 km364 miles317 nmWest W
TaiohaeSat 3:54 PM1011 km628 miles546 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownSat 5:24 PM1707 km1061 miles922 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSat 3:24 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 3:24 PM2540 km1578 miles1371 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 2:24 PM2743 km1704 miles1481 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 3:24 PM2989 km1857 miles1614 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 2:24 PM3057 km1899 miles1650 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 2:24 PM3302 km2052 miles1783 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 8:24 PM3745 km2327 miles2022 nmEast-southeast ESE
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