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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: 76%

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 05:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 50' North, Longitude: 146° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.55 meters/second, 1614.8 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 871.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.72 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 33' 21.3"1003.35 miwest0° 10' 45.6"12.32 minorth1003.29 mi
24 hours10° 39' 17.8"734.46 mieast4° 08' 49.7"285.00 minorth785.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 7:34 PM1301 km808 miles702 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 7:34 PM2228 km1384 miles1203 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteThu 7:34 PM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 6:34 PM3209 km1994 miles1733 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaThu 7:34 PM3251 km2020 miles1756 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 5:34 PM3426 km2129 miles1850 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 7:34 PM3516 km2185 miles1898 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiThu 6:34 PM3721 km2312 miles2009 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownThu 9:34 PM3728 km2317 miles2013 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiFri 5:34 PM4133 km2568 miles2232 nmWest-southwest WSW
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