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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 11:14:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 69%

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 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 28' North, Longitude: 121° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.86 meters/second, 1619.5 km/hour, 1006.3 miles/hour or 874.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.77 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 33' 06.5"1006.23 miwest0° 11' 10.9"12.81 minorth1006.27 mi
24 hours10° 41' 20.5"739.13 mieast4° 22' 15.7"300.34 minorth796.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GorontaloThu 7:14 PM242 km150 miles131 nmEast-southeast ESE
PaluThu 7:14 PM295 km183 miles159 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManadoThu 7:14 PM417 km259 miles225 nmEast E
SamarindaThu 7:14 PM489 km304 miles264 nmWest-southwest WSW
MamujuThu 7:14 PM519 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BalikpapanThu 7:14 PM561 km349 miles303 nmWest-southwest WSW
Zamboanga CityThu 7:14 PM612 km380 miles330 nmNorth N
KendariThu 7:14 PM622 km387 miles336 nmSouth-southeast SSE
General SantosThu 7:14 PM685 km426 miles370 nmNortheast NE
TernateThu 8:14 PM704 km438 miles380 nmEast E

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