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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 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' North, Longitude: 161° 37' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.9"937.77 miwest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 minorth937.77 mi
24 hours11° 41' 29.2"755.57 mieast0° 26' 16.4"30.13 misouth757.27 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 1:46 AM556 km346 miles300 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirFri 12:46 AM1594 km990 miles861 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 1:46 AM1841 km1144 miles994 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 11:46 PM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayThu 2:46 AM2272 km1412 miles1227 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenFri 1:46 AM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 1:46 AM2487 km1545 miles1343 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TokyoThu 10:46 PM2691 km1672 miles1453 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokThu 10:46 PM3262 km2027 miles1761 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 1:46 AM3307 km2055 miles1785 nmSoutheast SE
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