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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: 24%

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 02:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' South, Longitude: 153° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.30 meters/second, 1538.3 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.93 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 08.4"955.63 miwest0° 07' 48.0"8.94 minorth956.00 mi
24 hours13° 06' 08.4"867.40 mieast3° 30' 37.2"241.35 minorth907.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Sat 4:06 PM235 km146 miles127 nmEast E
PapeeteSat 4:06 PM469 km292 miles253 nmEast E
RarotongaSat 4:06 PM783 km486 miles423 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiSat 3:06 PM1711 km1063 miles924 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 4:06 PM1945 km1208 miles1050 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 3:06 PM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 4:06 PM2106 km1308 miles1137 nmNorth N
NukualofaSun 3:06 PM2288 km1421 miles1235 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSat 6:06 PM2633 km1636 miles1422 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Sun 3:06 PM2937 km1825 miles1586 nmWest W
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