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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 = Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 8:36:00 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: 100%

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 Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 08:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 134° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.46 meters/second, 1517.3 km/hour, 942.8 miles/hour or 819.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.71 miWest0° 00' 02.9"0.05 miNorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 02.8"942.46 miWest0° 02' 49.4"3.24 miNorth942.33 mi
24 hours11° 38' 39.8"756.03 miEast0° 41' 34.7"47.67 miNorth755.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaWed 12:36 AM2230 km1386 miles1204 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoWed 12:36 AM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesWed 12:36 AM2238 km1391 miles1208 nmNortheast NE
San JoseWed 12:36 AM2272 km1412 miles1227 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoWed 12:36 AM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliWed 12:36 AM2362 km1468 miles1276 nmNortheast NE
SacramentoWed 12:36 AM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluTue 10:36 PM2405 km1494 miles1298 nmWest W
HermosilloWed 1:36 AM2597 km1614 miles1402 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasWed 12:36 AM2603 km1617 miles1405 nmNortheast NE

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