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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 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 49' South, Longitude: 158° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.40 meters/second, 1538.7 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 minorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 26' 10.2"955.94 miwest0° 07' 49.8"8.97 minorth956.31 mi
24 hours13° 05' 24.7"866.84 mieast3° 31' 13.5"242.06 minorth907.19 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 PM505 km314 miles273 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteSat 4:24 PM956 km594 miles516 nmEast E
AlofiSat 3:24 PM1232 km765 miles665 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 4:24 PM1460 km907 miles788 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSun 3:24 PM1605 km998 miles867 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 3:24 PM1819 km1130 miles982 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 4:24 PM2071 km1287 miles1119 nmNorth N
Suva *Sun 3:24 PM2451 km1523 miles1324 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 2:24 PM2584 km1606 miles1395 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSat 2:24 PM2725 km1693 miles1471 nmNorthwest NW
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