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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 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' North, Longitude: 167° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.34 meters/second, 1509.6 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.9"937.71 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth937.71 mi
24 hours11° 41' 31.4"755.57 mieast0° 25' 15.9"28.97 misouth757.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandFri 1:20 AM224 km139 miles121 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroFri 1:20 AM1565 km972 miles845 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayThu 2:20 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirFri 12:20 AM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 1:20 AM2228 km1384 miles1203 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 1:20 AM2376 km1477 miles1283 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 11:20 PM2594 km1612 miles1401 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 1:20 AM2854 km1773 miles1541 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoThu 10:20 PM3197 km1986 miles1726 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraFri 12:20 AM3469 km2155 miles1873 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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