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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: 66%

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 Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 11' North, Longitude: 139° 45' 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 minorth16.78 mi
1 hour14° 32' 56.7"1006.44 miwest0° 11' 16.8"12.92 minorth1006.51 mi
24 hours10° 43' 42.1"742.14 mieast4° 25' 54.3"304.52 minorth801.42 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 km632 miles549 nmSouth S
KiritimatiThu 6:24 PM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmWest W
PapeeteWed 6:24 PM2236 km1389 miles1207 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownWed 8:24 PM2981 km1852 miles1610 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluWed 6:24 PM3055 km1898 miles1649 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaWed 6:24 PM3218 km2000 miles1738 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 5:24 PM3645 km2265 miles1968 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Thu 6:24 PM3855 km2395 miles2081 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiWed 5:24 PM3922 km2437 miles2118 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 4:24 PM4088 km2540 miles2207 nmWest W
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