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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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 21' South, Longitude: 179° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.75 meters/second, 1500.3 km/hour, 932.3 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' 08.8"931.98 miwest0° 03' 23.2"3.88 minorth932.15 mi
24 hours14° 50' 49.0"962.95 mieast2° 00' 57.9"138.67 minorth978.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Suva *Fri 1:34 PM316 km196 miles171 nmNorthwest NW
Nadi *Fri 1:34 PM416 km258 miles225 nmNorthwest NW
Lautoka *Fri 1:34 PM428 km266 miles231 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaFri 1:34 PM474 km295 miles256 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiFri 1:34 PM560 km348 miles302 nmEast E
NeiafuFri 1:34 PM627 km389 miles338 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiThu 1:34 PM1033 km642 miles558 nmEast E
Apia *Fri 2:34 PM1108 km688 miles598 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaFri 11:34 AM1296 km805 miles700 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 12:34 PM1315 km817 miles710 nmNorth N
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