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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 8:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, November 18, 2011 at 3:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 14:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 18' North, Longitude: 151° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.87 meters/second, 1493.5 km/hour, 928.0 miles/hour or 806.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"15.47 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 minorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 29' 40.2"927.73 miwest0° 01' 46.4"2.04 minorth927.64 mi
24 hours12° 14' 16.8"783.39 mieast0° 11' 50.3"13.58 minorth782.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 12:58 AM994 km618 miles537 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaSun 12:58 AM1212 km753 miles654 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSun 2:58 AM1609 km999 miles869 nmEast E
PalikirSun 1:58 AM1846 km1147 miles997 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaSat 11:58 PM1858 km1155 miles1003 nmNorthwest NW
KawasakiSat 11:58 PM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoSat 11:58 PM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmNorthwest NW
SagamiharaSat 11:58 PM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmNorthwest NW
ShizuokaSat 11:58 PM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmNorthwest NW
HamamatsuSat 11:58 PM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmNorthwest NW
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