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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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 50' South, Longitude: 158° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.40 meters/second, 1538.6 km/hour, 956.1 miles/hour or 830.8 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' 10.2"955.86 miwest0° 07' 49.6"8.97 minorth956.23 mi
24 hours13° 05' 27.3"866.82 mieast3° 31' 11.4"242.01 minorth907.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSat 4:24 PM513 km319 miles277 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteSat 4:24 PM927 km576 miles501 nmEast E
AlofiSat 3:24 PM1260 km783 miles680 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 4:24 PM1488 km925 miles804 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 3:24 PM1631 km1013 miles880 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 3:24 PM1846 km1147 miles997 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 4:24 PM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmNorth N
Suva *Sun 3:24 PM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 2:24 PM2611 km1623 miles1410 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSat 2:24 PM2746 km1707 miles1483 nmNorthwest NW
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