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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 22:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 47' South
Longitude: 177° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.41 meters/second, 1506.3 km/hour, 935.9 miles/hour or 813.3 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' 23.9"935.68 miwest0° 04' 32.1"5.20 misouth935.48 mi
24 hours15° 14' 22.1"992.04 mieast1° 06' 33.2"76.31 misouth991.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaWed 11:18 AM323 km201 miles174 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiWed 11:18 AM376 km234 miles203 nmEast E
Suva *Wed 11:18 AM424 km263 miles229 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuWed 11:18 AM435 km270 miles235 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nadi *Wed 11:18 AM536 km333 miles289 nmWest-northwest WNW
Lautoka *Wed 11:18 AM542 km337 miles293 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiTue 11:18 AM847 km526 miles457 nmEast E
Apia *Wed 12:18 PM930 km578 miles502 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoTue 11:18 AM983 km611 miles531 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiWed 10:18 AM1283 km797 miles693 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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