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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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, November 10, 2011 at 8:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, November 18, 2011 at 3:10 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 14' North, Longitude: 176° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.11 meters/second, 1494.4 km/hour, 928.6 miles/hour or 806.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"15.48 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 29' 43.9"928.21 miwest0° 02' 00.7"2.31 minorth928.10 mi
24 hours12° 13' 10.8"782.56 mieast0° 17' 42.9"20.32 minorth782.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwaySat 1:48 AM665 km413 miles359 nmNorth N
Wake IslandSun 12:48 AM1754 km1090 miles947 nmWest W
HonoluluSat 2:48 AM1960 km1218 miles1059 nmEast E
MajuroSun 12:48 AM2108 km1310 miles1138 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSat 12:48 AM2438 km1515 miles1317 nmSouth S
TarawaSun 12:48 AM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSun 12:48 AM3077 km1912 miles1661 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSun 2:48 AM3084 km1917 miles1665 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirSat 11:48 PM3177 km1974 miles1715 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdakSat 2:48 AM3289 km2044 miles1776 nmNorth N
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