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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 = Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 6:36:00 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: 84%

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 Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 09' North, Longitude: 150° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.42 meters/second, 1599.9 km/hour, 994.1 miles/hour or 863.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.57 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miNorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 33' 17.3"993.99 miWest0° 09' 50.0"11.27 miNorth993.83 mi
24 hours10° 45' 08.2"734.33 miEast3° 42' 25.6"254.80 miNorth773.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 8:36 PM1134 km704 miles612 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluFri 8:36 PM1581 km983 miles854 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteFri 8:36 PM2951 km1834 miles1593 nmSouth S
Baker IslandFri 6:36 PM3084 km1916 miles1665 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 7:36 PM3106 km1930 miles1677 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Sat 8:36 PM3490 km2168 miles1884 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaFri 8:36 PM3522 km2188 miles1902 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 7:36 PM3550 km2206 miles1917 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 7:36 PM3801 km2362 miles2052 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 6:36 PM3923 km2438 miles2118 nmWest-southwest WSW

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