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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: 75%

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 Friday, November 23, 2012 at 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 37' North, Longitude: 129° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.68 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.73 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 33' 21.0"1003.64 miwest0° 10' 47.5"12.36 minorth1003.59 mi
24 hours10° 39' 15.1"734.63 mieast4° 09' 50.2"286.16 minorth785.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 6:24 PM3161 km1964 miles1707 nmWest W
AdamstownThu 8:24 PM3286 km2042 miles1774 nmSouth S
HermosilloThu 9:24 PM3309 km2056 miles1787 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteThu 6:24 PM3332 km2070 miles1799 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesThu 8:24 PM3444 km2140 miles1859 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluThu 6:24 PM3620 km2249 miles1955 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityThu 10:24 PM3633 km2257 miles1962 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixThu 9:24 PM3644 km2264 miles1967 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoThu 8:24 PM3731 km2319 miles2015 nmNorth N
Las VegasThu 8:24 PM3768 km2341 miles2034 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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