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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 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 34' North
Longitude: 168° 51' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.77 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.78 mi
1 hour14° 32' 59.8"1006.45 miwest0° 11' 15.3"12.89 minorth1006.52 mi
24 hours10° 42' 55.0"741.20 mieast4° 24' 54.7"303.39 minorth799.95 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 PM517 km321 miles279 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 6:24 PM850 km528 miles459 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 7:24 PM1129 km702 miles610 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiThu 8:24 PM1290 km802 miles697 nmEast E
Apia *Thu 8:24 PM1624 km1009 miles877 nmSouth S
FunafutiThu 6:24 PM1661 km1032 miles897 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 6:24 PM2022 km1257 miles1092 nmWest W
AlofiWed 7:24 PM2173 km1350 miles1173 nmSouth S
MajuroThu 6:24 PM2331 km1448 miles1259 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Thu 7:24 PM2494 km1549 miles1346 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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