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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 3:06:00 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 03:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 12' South, Longitude: 155° 18' West

The ground speed is currently 435.87 meters/second, 1569.1 kilometres/hour, 975.0 miles/hour or 847.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.25 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 28' 30.5"974.86 miWest0° 09' 45.4"11.18 miNorth975.25 mi
24 hours12° 12' 14.8"821.95 miEast4° 08' 16.3"284.41 miNorth875.63 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Sun 5:06 PM529 km329 miles286 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 5:06 PM780 km485 miles421 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 5:06 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiMon 5:06 PM1681 km1044 miles908 nmNorth N
AlofiSun 4:06 PM1692 km1052 miles914 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Mon 5:06 PM1785 km1109 miles964 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 4:06 PM1787 km1111 miles965 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 4:06 PM2290 km1423 miles1236 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 3:06 PM2767 km1719 miles1494 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiMon 3:06 PM2835 km1762 miles1531 nmWest W

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