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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: 3%

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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 44' South, Longitude: 170° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.53 meters/second, 1506.7 km/hour, 936.2 miles/hour or 813.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.60 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 22' 25.8"935.96 miwest0° 04' 36.8"5.29 misouth935.75 mi
24 hours15° 13' 54.4"991.79 mieast1° 08' 32.6"78.59 misouth991.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiTue 10:46 AM85 km53 miles46 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NeiafuWed 10:46 AM408 km254 miles220 nmWest-northwest WNW
PangaiWed 10:46 AM427 km265 miles231 nmWest W
NukualofaWed 10:46 AM536 km333 miles290 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoTue 10:46 AM607 km377 miles328 nmNorth N
Apia *Wed 11:46 AM673 km418 miles363 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Wed 11:46 AM696 km432 miles376 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaTue 11:46 AM1107 km688 miles598 nmEast E
FakaofoWed 10:46 AM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorth N
Suva *Wed 10:46 AM1203 km748 miles650 nmWest W
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