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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: 46%

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 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 31' South, Longitude: 173° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.84 meters/second, 1597.8 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.8"992.81 miwest0° 10' 57.2"12.55 minorth993.13 mi
24 hours348° 34' 04.3"782.15 miwest4° 28' 36.6"307.65 minorth843.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiTue 6:06 PM672 km418 miles363 nmEast E
LuganvilleTue 5:06 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaTue 6:06 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmNorth N
YarenTue 6:06 PM1118 km695 miles604 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaTue 5:06 PM1145 km712 miles618 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Tue 7:06 PM1210 km752 miles653 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraTue 5:06 PM1450 km901 miles783 nmWest W
Baker IslandMon 6:06 PM1503 km934 miles812 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoTue 7:06 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmEast E
MajuroTue 6:06 PM1744 km1084 miles942 nmNorth N
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