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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: 67%
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 05:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 21' North
Longitude: 152° 51' 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' 58.2"1006.45 miwest0° 11' 16.1"12.91 minorth1006.52 mi
24 hours10° 43' 20.3"741.71 mieast4° 25' 27.9"304.02 minorth800.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 7:18 PM526 km327 miles284 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteWed 7:18 PM2011 km1250 miles1086 nmSouth S
FakaofoThu 6:18 PM2304 km1432 miles1244 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 7:18 PM2381 km1480 miles1286 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaWed 7:18 PM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Thu 7:18 PM2611 km1622 miles1410 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 5:18 PM2631 km1635 miles1420 nmWest W
AlofiWed 6:18 PM2844 km1767 miles1536 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 5:18 PM3250 km2020 miles1755 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaThu 6:18 PM3401 km2113 miles1836 nmSouthwest SW
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