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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 = Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 1:46:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 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° 53' 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"937.71 miWest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 miNorth937.71 mi
24 hours11° 41' 29.2"755.52 miEast0° 26' 13.8"30.08 miSouth757.21 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 AM530 km329 miles286 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirFri 12:46 AM1601 km995 miles864 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 1:46 AM1841 km1144 miles994 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 11:46 PM1999 km1242 miles1079 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayThu 2:46 AM2246 km1396 miles1213 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenFri 1:46 AM2438 km1515 miles1316 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 1:46 AM2473 km1537 miles1335 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TokyoThu 10:46 PM2712 km1685 miles1464 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandThu 1:46 AM3286 km2042 miles1774 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokThu 10:46 PM3288 km2043 miles1775 nmWest-southwest WSW

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