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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: 34%

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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.32 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' 21.6"973.69 miwest0° 09' 39.3"11.06 minorth974.08 mi
24 hours12° 15' 32.0"824.79 mieast4° 06' 23.2"282.28 minorth877.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSun 3:56 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownSun 5:26 PM1292 km803 miles698 nmSouth S
PapeeteSun 3:26 PM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sun 8:26 PM2751 km1709 miles1485 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 3:26 PM3127 km1943 miles1688 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 3:26 PM3323 km2065 miles1794 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 2:26 PM4151 km2579 miles2241 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Mon 3:26 PM4358 km2708 miles2353 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 2:26 PM4362 km2710 miles2355 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 2:26 PM4714 km2929 miles2545 nmWest-southwest WSW
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