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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, November 29, 2013 at 6:40:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 14%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 37' South, Longitude: 146° 26' West

The ground speed is currently 440.29 meters/second, 1585.1 kilometres/hour, 984.9 miles/hour or 855.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.41 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 29' 01.8"984.71 miWest0° 09' 41.7"11.11 miSouth984.51 mi
24 hours12° 46' 57.1"869.06 miEast3° 37' 21.1"249.01 miSouth898.52 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeFri 9:10 AM782 km486 miles422 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteFri 8:40 AM836 km519 miles451 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Fri 8:40 AM868 km540 miles469 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 8:40 AM1834 km1140 miles990 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaFri 8:40 AM1847 km1147 miles997 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownFri 10:40 AM2352 km1461 miles1270 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiFri 7:40 AM2690 km1672 miles1453 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 7:40 AM2718 km1689 miles1468 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 8:40 AM2778 km1726 miles1500 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 7:40 AM3285 km2041 miles1774 nmWest-southwest WSW

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