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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 = Monday, November 19, 2012 at 1:26:00 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: 34%

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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 01:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 28' South, Longitude: 131° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.31 meters/second, 1567.1 km/hour, 973.8 miles/hour or 846.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.23 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 28' 21.5"973.61 miWest0° 09' 39.2"11.06 miNorth974.00 mi
24 hours12° 15' 34.3"824.76 miEast4° 06' 21.8"282.23 miNorth877.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 5:26 PM1289 km801 miles696 nmSouth S
PapeeteSun 3:26 PM2023 km1257 miles1092 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sun 8:26 PM2727 km1694 miles1472 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 3:26 PM3154 km1960 miles1703 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 3:26 PM3349 km2081 miles1808 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 2:26 PM4179 km2597 miles2257 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 2:26 PM4387 km2726 miles2369 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 3:26 PM4387 km2726 miles2369 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 2:26 PM4742 km2947 miles2561 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSun 3:26 PM4827 km3000 miles2607 nmNorthwest NW

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