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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 = Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 4:24:00 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: 66%

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 Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 11' North, Longitude: 139° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.92 meters/second, 1619.7 km/hour, 1006.4 miles/hour or 874.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.77 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 32' 56.7"1006.37 miWest0° 11' 16.8"12.92 miNorth1006.44 mi
24 hours10° 43' 42.7"742.10 miEast4° 25' 54.7"304.51 miNorth801.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeWed 6:54 PM1016 km631 miles548 nmSouth S
KiritimatiThu 6:24 PM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmWest W
PapeeteWed 6:24 PM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownWed 8:24 PM2971 km1846 miles1604 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluWed 6:24 PM3074 km1910 miles1660 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaWed 6:24 PM3238 km2012 miles1748 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 5:24 PM3671 km2281 miles1982 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Thu 6:24 PM3882 km2412 miles2096 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiWed 5:24 PM3947 km2453 miles2131 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 4:24 PM4118 km2559 miles2224 nmWest W

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