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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 = Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 8:46:00 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: 99%

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 Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 38' North, Longitude: 148° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.79 meters/second, 1532.8 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.87 miWest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 miNorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.2"952.17 miWest0° 04' 57.1"5.68 miNorth951.96 mi
24 hours11° 28' 45.2"752.52 miEast1° 34' 37.6"108.48 miNorth756.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloMon 10:46 PM685 km425 miles370 nmWest W
HonoluluMon 10:46 PM1006 km625 miles543 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 10:46 PM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayMon 9:46 PM3109 km1932 miles1679 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FranciscoTue 12:46 AM3315 km2060 miles1790 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesTue 12:46 AM3464 km2152 miles1870 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandMon 8:46 PM3660 km2274 miles1976 nmWest-southwest WSW
Las VegasTue 12:46 AM3811 km2368 miles2058 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoTue 9:46 PM3966 km2465 miles2142 nmSouthwest SW
PhoenixTue 1:46 AM3986 km2477 miles2152 nmEast-northeast ENE

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