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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 PM640 km398 miles346 nmEast E
TarawaTue 6:06 PM1099 km683 miles593 nmNorth N
YarenTue 6:06 PM1135 km706 miles613 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaTue 5:06 PM1159 km720 miles626 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 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmEast E
Apia *Tue 8:06 PM1724 km1072 miles931 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroTue 6:06 PM1740 km1081 miles939 nmNorth N

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