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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 13' South, Longitude: 179° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.05 meters/second, 1523.0 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.77 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 minorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 23' 55.3"946.17 miwest0° 06' 50.2"7.84 minorth946.51 mi
24 hours14° 00' 14.0"920.24 mieast3° 14' 11.5"222.58 minorth954.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Suva *Sat 2:34 PM220 km137 miles119 nmWest W
Lautoka *Sat 2:34 PM330 km205 miles178 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nadi *Sat 2:34 PM330 km205 miles178 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 2:34 PM554 km344 miles299 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiSat 2:34 PM570 km354 miles308 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuSat 2:34 PM584 km363 miles315 nmEast E
Mata-UtuSat 1:34 PM651 km404 miles351 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 3:34 PM923 km574 miles498 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Sat 3:34 PM958 km595 miles517 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiFri 2:34 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmEast E
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