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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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 18' South, Longitude: 168° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.90 meters/second, 1500.9 km/hour, 932.6 miles/hour or 810.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.1"15.54 miwest0° 00' 03.3"0.07 minorth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 22' 11.4"932.38 miwest0° 03' 31.0"4.03 minorth932.56 mi
24 hours345° 10' 36.9"961.77 miwest2° 03' 48.0"141.93 minorth978.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaFri 12:24 PM276 km171 miles149 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaFri 12:24 PM285 km177 miles154 nmNorth N
LuganvilleFri 12:24 PM538 km334 miles291 nmNorth N
KingstonFri 12:54 PM969 km602 miles523 nmSouth S
Nadi *Fri 2:24 PM1021 km634 miles551 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Fri 2:24 PM1114 km692 miles601 nmEast E
HoniaraFri 12:24 PM1486 km923 miles802 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneFri 11:24 AM1725 km1072 miles931 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaFri 2:24 PM1743 km1083 miles941 nmEast E
FunafutiFri 1:24 PM1771 km1100 miles956 nmNortheast NE
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