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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: 97%

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 Friday, November 30, 2012 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 36' North, Longitude: 139° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.26 meters/second, 1513.0 km/hour, 940.1 miles/hour or 816.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.67 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.9"939.79 miwest0° 01' 59.4"2.28 misouth939.90 mi
24 hours11° 37' 02.2"752.34 mieast1° 13' 52.3"84.69 misouth760.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 12:32 AM1910 km1187 miles1032 nmWest W
San FranciscoFri 2:32 AM2516 km1563 miles1358 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 2:32 AM2518 km1564 miles1359 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesFri 2:32 AM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoFri 2:32 AM2589 km1609 miles1398 nmNortheast NE
TijuanaFri 2:32 AM2592 km1610 miles1399 nmNortheast NE
SacramentoFri 2:32 AM2638 km1639 miles1424 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSat 12:32 AM2838 km1763 miles1532 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasFri 2:32 AM2927 km1819 miles1580 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 3:32 AM3023 km1878 miles1632 nmEast-northeast ENE
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