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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 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 51' South, Longitude: 170° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.51 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"1003.28 miwest0° 11' 21.7"13.01 minorth1003.47 mi
24 hours349° 02' 44.3"756.08 miwest4° 32' 13.7"311.76 minorth818.95 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 PM502 km312 miles271 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaWed 7:06 PM670 km416 miles362 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiWed 7:06 PM1142 km710 miles617 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroWed 7:06 PM1223 km760 miles660 nmNorth N
HoniaraWed 6:06 PM1272 km790 miles687 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaWed 6:06 PM1548 km962 miles836 nmSouth S
Baker IslandTue 7:06 PM1568 km974 miles847 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirWed 6:06 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Wed 8:06 PM1828 km1136 miles987 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoWed 8:06 PM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmEast-southeast ESE
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