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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 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 30, 2012 at 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 34' North
Longitude: 151° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.34 meters/second, 1513.2 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.67 miwest0° 00' 02.0"0.04 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.4"940.04 miwest0° 02' 04.3"2.38 misouth940.15 mi
24 hours11° 36' 45.3"752.23 mieast1° 15' 47.1"86.89 misouth760.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloFri 1:22 AM351 km218 miles190 nmWest-southwest WSW
WailukuFri 1:22 AM485 km301 miles262 nmWest W
HonoluluFri 1:22 AM629 km391 miles340 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 1:22 AM2153 km1338 miles1163 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 12:22 AM2717 km1688 miles1467 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FranciscoFri 3:22 AM3415 km2122 miles1844 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandThu 11:22 PM3502 km2176 miles1891 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesFri 3:22 AM3624 km2252 miles1957 nmEast-northeast ENE
UnalaskaFri 2:22 AM3904 km2426 miles2108 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSat 12:22 AM3933 km2444 miles2124 nmSouthwest SW
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