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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 14:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 17' North, Longitude: 164° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.97 meters/second, 1493.9 km/hour, 928.3 miles/hour or 806.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"15.47 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 minorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.7"927.88 miwest0° 01' 52.3"2.15 minorth927.78 mi
24 hours12° 13' 50.7"783.03 mieast0° 14' 13.3"16.31 minorth782.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSun 2:06 AM408 km254 miles220 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirSun 1:06 AM1825 km1134 miles985 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSun 2:06 AM1828 km1136 miles987 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwaySat 3:06 AM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaSun 12:06 AM2292 km1424 miles1237 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSun 2:06 AM2490 km1547 miles1345 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSun 2:06 AM2539 km1577 miles1371 nmSouth S
TokyoSat 11:06 PM2814 km1748 miles1519 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandSat 2:06 AM3207 km1993 miles1732 nmSoutheast SE
Yuzhno-SakhalinskSun 1:06 AM3356 km2085 miles1812 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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