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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 2:06:00 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 02:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 21' South, Longitude: 140° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.53 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' 25.1"974.11 miWest0° 09' 41.7"11.11 miNorth974.50 mi
24 hours12° 14' 14.1"823.63 miEast4° 07' 08.3"283.11 miNorth876.87 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 PM503 km313 miles272 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteSun 4:06 PM1046 km650 miles565 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSun 6:06 PM1716 km1066 miles927 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 4:06 PM2193 km1363 miles1184 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 4:06 PM2482 km1542 miles1340 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 3:06 PM3170 km1970 miles1712 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 3:06 PM3343 km2077 miles1805 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 4:06 PM3348 km2080 miles1808 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sun 9:06 PM3610 km2243 miles1949 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaMon 3:06 PM3748 km2329 miles2024 nmWest-southwest WSW

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