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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 1:34:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 23%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 56' South, Longitude: 146° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.12 meters/second, 1537.6 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.2 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' 05.4"955.23 miWest0° 07' 44.8"8.88 miNorth955.59 mi
24 hours13° 07' 21.3"868.42 miEast3° 29' 35.7"240.18 miNorth908.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSat 3:34 PM361 km224 miles195 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 3:34 PM1503 km934 miles811 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSat 5:34 PM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiSun 3:34 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSat 2:34 PM2518 km1565 miles1360 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 3:34 PM2762 km1716 miles1491 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 2:34 PM2831 km1759 miles1529 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 2:34 PM3081 km1914 miles1664 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Sun 2:34 PM3750 km2330 miles2025 nmWest W
Baker IslandSat 1:34 PM3821 km2374 miles2063 nmWest-northwest WNW

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