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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: 99%
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 Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 38' North
Longitude: 148° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.78 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"15.88 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.1"952.23 miwest0° 04' 57.1"5.68 minorth952.01 mi
24 hours11° 28' 45.8"752.58 mieast1° 34' 35.2"108.44 minorth756.81 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 PM657 km408 miles354 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluMon 10:46 PM979 km608 miles528 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 10:46 PM2069 km1285 miles1117 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayMon 9:46 PM3084 km1916 miles1665 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FranciscoTue 12:46 AM3335 km2072 miles1801 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesTue 12:46 AM3487 km2166 miles1883 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandMon 8:46 PM3636 km2259 miles1963 nmWest-southwest WSW
Las VegasTue 12:46 AM3833 km2382 miles2070 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoTue 9:46 PM3948 km2453 miles2132 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteMon 10:46 PM4001 km2486 miles2161 nmSouth S
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