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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: 56%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 03:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 31' South, Longitude: 138° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.03 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.2"1002.22 miwest0° 11' 20.3"12.99 minorth1002.43 mi
24 hours11° 00' 29.5"759.14 mieast4° 32' 29.1"312.06 minorth822.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeTue 6:02 PM518 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteTue 5:32 PM1903 km1182 miles1028 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 5:32 PM2247 km1396 miles1213 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownTue 7:32 PM2431 km1511 miles1313 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaTue 5:32 PM2980 km1852 miles1609 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 5:32 PM3576 km2222 miles1931 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoWed 4:32 PM3693 km2295 miles1994 nmWest W
AlofiTue 4:32 PM3806 km2365 miles2055 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Wed 5:32 PM3830 km2380 miles2068 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Tue 10:32 PM3950 km2454 miles2133 nmSoutheast SE
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