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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 phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' North, Longitude: 144° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.39 meters/second, 1509.8 km/hour, 938.1 miles/hour or 815.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.6"937.89 miwest0° 00' 23.2"0.44 minorth937.87 mi
24 hours11° 41' 44.6"755.93 mieast0° 17' 34.4"20.15 misouth756.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 12:02 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 12:02 AM2544 km1581 miles1374 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoThu 2:02 AM2808 km1745 miles1516 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesThu 2:02 AM2936 km1824 miles1585 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasThu 2:02 AM3286 km2042 miles1774 nmNortheast NE
MidwayWed 11:02 PM3445 km2140 miles1860 nmWest-northwest WNW
PhoenixThu 3:02 AM3455 km2147 miles1865 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 3:02 AM3462 km2151 miles1869 nmEast-northeast ENE
SeattleThu 2:02 AM3555 km2209 miles1919 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VancouverThu 2:02 AM3661 km2275 miles1977 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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