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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 1:20:00 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: 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 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' North, Longitude: 179° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.54 meters/second, 1514.0 km/hour, 940.7 miles/hour or 817.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.68 miWest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 miSouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.6"940.42 miWest0° 02' 15.6"2.59 miSouth940.54 mi
24 hours348° 23' 54.6"751.79 miWest1° 20' 08.5"91.88 miSouth760.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayFri 2:20 AM898 km558 miles485 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Wake IslandSat 1:20 AM1391 km864 miles751 nmWest W
MajuroSat 1:20 AM1744 km1083 miles942 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSat 1:20 AM2240 km1392 miles1209 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandFri 1:20 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmSouth S
HonoluluFri 3:20 AM2317 km1440 miles1251 nmEast E
YarenSat 1:20 AM2723 km1692 miles1470 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirSat 12:20 AM2782 km1728 miles1502 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSat 1:20 AM3211 km1995 miles1734 nmSouth S
KiritimatiSat 3:20 AM3223 km2003 miles1740 nmSoutheast SE

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