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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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 56' South, Longitude: 146° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.12 meters/second, 1537.6 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.3 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 minorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 05.5"955.31 miwest0° 07' 45.0"8.88 minorth955.67 mi
24 hours13° 07' 18.7"868.45 mieast3° 29' 37.8"240.24 minorth908.27 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 PM334 km207 miles180 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaSat 3:34 PM1476 km917 miles797 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSat 5:34 PM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiSun 3:34 PM2396 km1489 miles1294 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSat 2:34 PM2490 km1547 miles1344 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 3:34 PM2733 km1698 miles1476 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 2:34 PM2807 km1744 miles1515 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 2:34 PM3053 km1897 miles1649 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Sun 2:34 PM3722 km2313 miles2010 nmWest W
Baker IslandSat 1:34 PM3795 km2358 miles2049 nmWest-northwest WNW
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