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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 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 34' North, Longitude: 168° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.92 meters/second, 1619.7 km/hour, 1006.5 miles/hour or 874.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.77 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 32' 59.7"1006.38 miwest0° 11' 15.3"12.89 minorth1006.45 mi
24 hours10° 42' 55.3"741.16 mieast4° 24' 55.3"303.38 minorth799.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiThu 7:24 PM529 km329 miles286 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 6:24 PM880 km547 miles475 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 7:24 PM1136 km706 miles614 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiThu 8:24 PM1260 km783 miles680 nmEast E
Apia *Thu 8:24 PM1630 km1013 miles880 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 6:24 PM1685 km1047 miles910 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 6:24 PM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmWest W
AlofiWed 7:24 PM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmSouth S
MajuroThu 6:24 PM2360 km1466 miles1274 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 7:24 PM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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