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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: 68%
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 07:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 50' North
Longitude: 169° 49' East

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' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.78 mi
1 hour14° 33' 02.0"1006.44 miwest0° 11' 14.1"12.87 minorth1006.49 mi
24 hours349° 17' 36.7"740.55 miwest4° 24' 08.6"302.51 minorth798.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenThu 7:52 PM356 km221 miles192 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 7:52 PM361 km224 miles195 nmEast E
MajuroThu 7:52 PM715 km444 miles386 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalikirThu 6:52 PM1457 km905 miles787 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiThu 7:52 PM1470 km913 miles794 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandWed 7:52 PM1528 km950 miles825 nmEast E
HoniaraThu 6:52 PM1576 km979 miles851 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaThu 6:52 PM2061 km1280 miles1113 nmSouth S
Wake IslandThu 7:52 PM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmNorth N
Suva *Thu 8:52 PM2301 km1430 miles1242 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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