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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 02:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 21' South, Longitude: 141° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.54 meters/second, 1567.9 km/hour, 974.3 miles/hour or 846.6 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' 25.2"974.19 miwest0° 09' 41.8"11.11 minorth974.58 mi
24 hours12° 14' 11.9"823.66 mieast4° 07' 09.5"283.16 minorth876.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSun 4:36 PM512 km318 miles276 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteSun 4:06 PM1020 km634 miles551 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSun 6:06 PM1735 km1078 miles937 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 4:06 PM2167 km1347 miles1170 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 4:06 PM2460 km1528 miles1328 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 3:06 PM3142 km1952 miles1697 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 3:06 PM3317 km2061 miles1791 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 4:06 PM3318 km2062 miles1792 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sun 9:06 PM3635 km2259 miles1963 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaMon 3:06 PM3720 km2312 miles2009 nmWest-southwest WSW
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