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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 = Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 6:06:00 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: 46%

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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 31' South, Longitude: 173° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.84 meters/second, 1597.8 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.7 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' 41.7"992.73 miWest0° 10' 57.2"12.55 miNorth993.05 mi
24 hours348° 34' 02.8"782.12 miWest4° 28' 36.0"307.62 miNorth843.94 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 PM642 km399 miles347 nmEast E
TarawaTue 6:06 PM1099 km683 miles593 nmNorth N
YarenTue 6:06 PM1137 km706 miles614 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaTue 5:06 PM1158 km720 miles625 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Tue 7:06 PM1196 km743 miles646 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraTue 5:06 PM1480 km920 miles799 nmWest W
Baker IslandMon 6:06 PM1480 km920 miles799 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoTue 7:06 PM1694 km1053 miles915 nmEast E
Apia *Tue 8:06 PM1724 km1072 miles931 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroTue 6:06 PM1749 km1087 miles944 nmNorth N

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