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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 02:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 20' South, Longitude: 143° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.60 meters/second, 1568.1 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.7 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' 26.2"974.32 miwest0° 09' 42.3"11.12 minorth974.71 mi
24 hours12° 13' 52.0"823.38 mieast4° 07' 20.9"283.38 minorth876.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSun 4:46 PM648 km403 miles350 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteSun 4:16 PM800 km497 miles432 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownSun 6:16 PM1914 km1189 miles1034 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 4:16 PM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 4:16 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 3:16 PM2891 km1797 miles1561 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 3:16 PM3057 km1899 miles1651 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 4:16 PM3058 km1900 miles1651 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 3:16 PM3473 km2158 miles1875 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sun 9:16 PM3865 km2402 miles2087 nmEast-southeast ESE
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