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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 7:06:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 57%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 51' South, Longitude: 170° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.50 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.72 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.5"1003.20 miWest0° 11' 21.7"13.01 miNorth1003.40 mi
24 hours349° 02' 43.2"756.04 miWest4° 32' 13.8"311.74 miNorth818.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenWed 7:06 PM522 km324 miles282 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaWed 7:06 PM656 km408 miles354 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiWed 7:06 PM1114 km692 miles601 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroWed 7:06 PM1216 km755 miles656 nmNorth N
HoniaraWed 6:06 PM1298 km806 miles701 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandTue 7:06 PM1539 km956 miles831 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaWed 6:06 PM1552 km964 miles838 nmSouth S
PalikirWed 6:06 PM1797 km1117 miles970 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Wed 8:06 PM1813 km1126 miles979 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoWed 8:06 PM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmEast-southeast ESE

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