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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 22:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' South, Longitude: 169° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.00 meters/second, 1494.0 km/hour, 928.3 miles/hour or 806.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.6"15.47 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 34.1"928.07 miwest0° 00' 43.0"0.82 misouth928.03 mi
24 hours15° 19' 17.5"990.20 mieast0° 27' 15.9"31.27 minorth992.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiWed 11:46 AM211 km131 miles114 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PangaiThu 11:46 AM530 km330 miles286 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuThu 11:46 AM540 km336 miles292 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 11:46 AM603 km375 miles326 nmWest W
Pago PagoWed 11:46 AM747 km464 miles403 nmNorth N
Apia *Thu 12:46 PM821 km510 miles443 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Thu 12:46 PM847 km526 miles457 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaWed 12:46 PM1001 km622 miles541 nmEast E
FakaofoThu 11:46 AM1291 km802 miles697 nmNorth N
Suva *Thu 11:46 AM1313 km816 miles709 nmWest-northwest WNW
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