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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 01:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 23' South, Longitude: 138° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.48 meters/second, 1567.7 km/hour, 974.2 miles/hour or 846.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.24 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 28' 24.4"974.07 miwest0° 09' 41.2"11.10 minorth974.46 mi
24 hours12° 14' 32.0"823.94 mieast4° 06' 58.0"282.94 minorth877.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSun 4:26 PM493 km306 miles266 nmNorth N
PapeeteSun 3:56 PM1255 km780 miles678 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSun 5:56 PM1576 km979 miles851 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaSun 3:56 PM2402 km1493 miles1297 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 3:56 PM2662 km1654 miles1437 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 2:56 PM3394 km2109 miles1832 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sun 8:56 PM3408 km2118 miles1840 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoMon 2:56 PM3578 km2223 miles1932 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 3:56 PM3579 km2224 miles1932 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 2:56 PM3968 km2465 miles2142 nmWest-southwest WSW
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