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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: 96%

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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 27' North, Longitude: 158° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.70 meters/second, 1514.5 km/hour, 941.1 miles/hour or 817.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.69 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.5"940.84 miwest0° 02' 23.8"2.75 misouth940.96 mi
24 hours11° 35' 34.0"751.55 mieast1° 23' 22.4"95.59 misouth760.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSat 2:46 AM832 km517 miles449 nmEast E
PalikirSat 1:46 AM1499 km931 miles809 nmSouth S
HagåtñaSat 12:46 AM1682 km1045 miles908 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroSat 2:46 AM1988 km1236 miles1074 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSat 2:46 AM2484 km1544 miles1341 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaFri 11:46 PM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoFri 11:46 PM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmNorthwest NW
MidwayFri 3:46 AM2561 km1591 miles1383 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaSat 2:46 AM2611 km1623 miles1410 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokFri 11:46 PM2972 km1847 miles1605 nmWest-southwest WSW
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