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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 8:43 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 21' South, Longitude: 177° 17' 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"931.91 miwest0° 03' 21.6"3.85 minorth932.09 mi
24 hours14° 51' 05.8"963.19 mieast2° 00' 24.5"138.04 minorth979.01 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 PM233 km145 miles126 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiFri 1:24 PM312 km194 miles169 nmEast E
NeiafuFri 1:24 PM394 km245 miles213 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Fri 1:24 PM514 km319 miles277 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nadi *Fri 1:24 PM626 km389 miles338 nmWest-northwest WNW
Lautoka *Fri 1:24 PM632 km393 miles341 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 1:24 PM786 km488 miles424 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 2:24 PM909 km565 miles491 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Fri 2:24 PM930 km578 miles502 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoThu 1:24 PM971 km604 miles524 nmNortheast NE
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