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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: 17%
Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 25' South
Longitude: 178° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.57 meters/second, 1564.4 km/hour, 972.1 miles/hour or 844.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.20 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 26' 36.6"971.90 miwest0° 10' 05.1"11.56 misouth971.63 mi
24 hours346° 12' 35.2"927.96 miwest3° 38' 31.3"250.43 misouth953.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Lautoka *Mon 9:34 AM478 km297 miles258 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nadi *Mon 9:34 AM500 km311 miles270 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Mon 9:34 AM522 km325 miles282 nmSouth S
FunafutiMon 8:34 AM547 km340 miles295 nmNorth N
Mata-UtuMon 8:34 AM572 km356 miles309 nmEast E
NeiafuMon 9:34 AM987 km613 miles533 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 10:34 AM1000 km621 miles540 nmEast E
Apia *Mon 10:34 AM1048 km651 miles566 nmEast E
NukualofaMon 9:34 AM1082 km672 miles584 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaMon 7:34 AM1197 km744 miles646 nmWest-southwest WSW
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