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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: 1%
Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 21' South
Longitude: 177° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.73 meters/second, 1500.2 km/hour, 932.2 miles/hour or 810.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.54 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 minorth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 22' 08.3"931.98 miwest0° 03' 21.8"3.86 minorth932.16 mi
24 hours14° 51' 03.9"963.23 mieast2° 00' 28.2"138.12 minorth979.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaFri 1:24 PM259 km161 miles140 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiFri 1:24 PM340 km211 miles184 nmEast E
NeiafuFri 1:24 PM419 km261 miles226 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Fri 1:24 PM489 km304 miles264 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nadi *Fri 1:24 PM600 km373 miles324 nmWest-northwest WNW
Lautoka *Fri 1:24 PM608 km378 miles328 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 1:24 PM813 km505 miles439 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 2:24 PM926 km576 miles500 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Fri 2:24 PM948 km589 miles512 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoThu 1:24 PM992 km616 miles536 nmNortheast NE
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