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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 = Friday, November 30, 2012 at 11:22:00 AM.

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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: 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 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 151° 35' 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"939.97 miWest0° 02' 04.2"2.37 miSouth940.08 mi
24 hours11° 36' 45.8"752.18 miEast1° 15' 44.5"86.84 miSouth760.19 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 AM378 km235 miles204 nmWest-southwest WSW
WailukuFri 1:22 AM513 km319 miles277 nmWest W
HonoluluFri 1:22 AM657 km408 miles355 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 1:22 AM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 12:22 AM2743 km1704 miles1481 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FranciscoFri 3:22 AM3395 km2110 miles1833 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandThu 11:22 PM3525 km2190 miles1903 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesFri 3:22 AM3600 km2237 miles1944 nmEast-northeast ENE
UnalaskaFri 2:22 AM3908 km2429 miles2110 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Las VegasFri 3:22 AM3934 km2444 miles2124 nmNortheast NE

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