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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, November 23, 2012 at 4:24:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 75%

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 Friday, November 23, 2012 at 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 37' North, Longitude: 128° 45' 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' 20.8"1003.57 miWest0° 10' 47.5"12.36 miNorth1003.52 mi
24 hours10° 39' 15.1"734.58 miEast4° 09' 51.2"286.15 miNorth785.74 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 PM3191 km1982 miles1723 nmWest W
AdamstownThu 8:24 PM3287 km2042 miles1775 nmSouth S
HermosilloThu 9:24 PM3293 km2046 miles1778 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteThu 6:24 PM3352 km2083 miles1810 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesThu 8:24 PM3435 km2134 miles1855 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 10:24 PM3607 km2241 miles1948 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixThu 9:24 PM3631 km2256 miles1960 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluThu 6:24 PM3646 km2265 miles1968 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FranciscoThu 8:24 PM3727 km2316 miles2012 nmNorth N
Las VegasThu 8:24 PM3758 km2335 miles2029 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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