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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 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 21:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' South, Longitude: 172° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.49 meters/second, 1506.6 km/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.60 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 22' 25.1"935.80 miwest0° 04' 35.1"5.26 misouth935.59 mi
24 hours15° 14' 03.9"991.81 mieast1° 07' 52.1"77.81 misouth991.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PangaiWed 10:58 AM154 km96 miles83 nmWest W
NeiafuWed 10:58 AM168 km105 miles91 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaWed 10:58 AM286 km178 miles154 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiTue 10:58 AM321 km200 miles173 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pago PagoTue 10:58 AM650 km404 miles351 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Wed 11:58 AM666 km414 miles360 nmNorth N
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Wed 11:58 AM670 km416 miles362 nmNorth N
Labasa *Wed 10:58 AM898 km558 miles485 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Wed 10:58 AM933 km580 miles504 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 10:58 AM1163 km723 miles628 nmNorth N
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