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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 12:46:00 PM.

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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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 23' North, Longitude: 164° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.92 meters/second, 1515.3 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.69 miWest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 miNorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.7"941.26 miWest0° 02' 25.9"2.79 miNorth941.14 mi
24 hours11° 39' 44.2"756.29 miEast0° 31' 59.3"36.68 miNorth755.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 12:46 AM234 km146 miles127 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroThu 12:46 AM1637 km1017 miles884 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirWed 11:46 PM1651 km1026 miles891 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 1:46 AM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaWed 10:46 PM2260 km1404 miles1220 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 12:46 AM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 12:46 AM2328 km1447 miles1257 nmSouth S
TokyoWed 9:46 PM2975 km1849 miles1606 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 12:46 AM3029 km1882 miles1636 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraWed 11:46 PM3340 km2075 miles1803 nmSouth S

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