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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: 57%

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 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 10' South, Longitude: 165° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.29 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.7"1002.72 miwest0° 11' 21.1"13.00 minorth1002.92 mi
24 hours10° 58' 46.0"757.46 mieast4° 32' 22.9"311.92 minorth820.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiWed 6:24 PM605 km376 miles327 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 6:24 PM874 km543 miles472 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 7:24 PM1107 km688 miles598 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Wed 7:24 PM1285 km799 miles694 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 5:24 PM1335 km830 miles721 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiTue 6:24 PM1722 km1070 miles930 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 5:24 PM1781 km1107 miles962 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaTue 7:24 PM1980 km1230 miles1069 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaWed 6:24 PM2162 km1344 miles1168 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteTue 7:24 PM2264 km1407 miles1222 nmSoutheast SE

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