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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: 45%

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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 03:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 58' South, Longitude: 149° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.19 meters/second, 1595.5 km/hour, 991.4 miles/hour or 861.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.52 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 30' 30.7"991.37 miwest0° 10' 52.6"12.46 minorth991.69 mi
24 hours11° 29' 39.8"785.43 mieast4° 27' 28.1"306.35 minorth846.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 5:32 PM947 km588 miles511 nmSouth S
KiritimatiTue 5:32 PM1471 km914 miles794 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 5:32 PM1738 km1080 miles938 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoTue 4:32 PM2373 km1474 miles1281 nmWest W
AlofiMon 4:32 PM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Tue 5:32 PM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 7:32 PM2732 km1697 miles1475 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaTue 4:32 PM3052 km1897 miles1648 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 3:32 PM3143 km1953 miles1697 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiTue 3:32 PM3425 km2128 miles1850 nmWest W
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