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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 22:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 47' South, Longitude: 177° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.41 meters/second, 1506.3 km/hour, 936.0 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"935.63 miwest0° 04' 32.3"5.20 misouth935.42 mi
24 hours15° 14' 21.2"991.96 mieast1° 06' 37.3"76.39 misouth991.38 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 AM299 km186 miles161 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiWed 11:18 AM348 km216 miles188 nmEast E
NeiafuWed 11:18 AM408 km253 miles220 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Wed 11:18 AM449 km279 miles243 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nadi *Wed 11:18 AM562 km349 miles303 nmWest-northwest WNW
Lautoka *Wed 11:18 AM567 km352 miles306 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiTue 11:18 AM819 km509 miles442 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Wed 12:18 PM886 km551 miles478 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Wed 12:18 PM910 km566 miles492 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoTue 11:18 AM961 km597 miles519 nmNortheast NE
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