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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 5:34:00 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: 76%

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 05:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 50' North, Longitude: 145° 44' 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"1003.28 miWest0° 10' 45.6"12.32 miNorth1003.22 mi
24 hours10° 39' 17.7"734.41 miEast4° 08' 50.7"285.00 miNorth785.09 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 PM1330 km826 miles718 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 7:34 PM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteThu 7:34 PM2508 km1559 miles1354 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 6:34 PM3232 km2008 miles1745 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaThu 7:34 PM3265 km2029 miles1763 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 5:34 PM3456 km2148 miles1866 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 7:34 PM3540 km2200 miles1911 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownThu 9:34 PM3715 km2308 miles2006 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiThu 6:34 PM3742 km2325 miles2021 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 5:34 PM4163 km2587 miles2248 nmWest-southwest WSW

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