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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 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 21' North, Longitude: 151° 53' 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' 58.1"1006.45 miwest0° 11' 16.2"12.91 minorth1006.52 mi
24 hours10° 43' 21.9"741.74 mieast4° 25' 29.9"304.06 minorth800.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 7:14 PM630 km392 miles340 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteWed 7:14 PM1994 km1239 miles1076 nmSouth S
FakaofoThu 6:14 PM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 7:14 PM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaWed 7:14 PM2537 km1576 miles1370 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Thu 7:14 PM2696 km1675 miles1456 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 5:14 PM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmWest W
AlofiWed 6:14 PM2913 km1810 miles1573 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 5:14 PM3353 km2083 miles1810 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaThu 6:14 PM3476 km2160 miles1877 nmSouthwest SW
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