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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 Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 55' South
Longitude: 167° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.94 meters/second, 1493.8 km/hour, 928.2 miles/hour or 806.6 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' 00.5"0.01 misouth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 33.6"927.95 miwest0° 00' 27.2"0.52 misouth927.93 mi
24 hours344° 41' 32.4"989.19 miwest0° 33' 31.3"38.44 minorth991.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaThu 11:24 AM166 km103 miles90 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaThu 11:24 AM373 km232 miles202 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuganvilleThu 11:24 AM598 km371 miles323 nmNorth N
KingstonThu 11:54 AM905 km562 miles489 nmSouth S
Suva *Thu 1:24 PM1223 km760 miles660 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraThu 11:24 AM1486 km924 miles803 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneThu 10:24 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaThu 1:24 PM1835 km1140 miles991 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 12:24 PM1888 km1173 miles1019 nmNortheast NE
Auckland *Thu 1:24 PM1914 km1189 miles1034 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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