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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 = Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 5:40:00 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: 22%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 24' South, Longitude: 143° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.12 meters/second, 1606.0 km/hour, 997.9 miles/hour or 867.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.63 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.4"997.79 miWest0° 10' 28.3"11.99 miSouth997.69 mi
24 hours11° 58' 04.1"822.69 miEast4° 04' 10.4"279.67 miSouth865.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeThu 8:10 AM566 km352 miles306 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteThu 7:40 AM1377 km855 miles743 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiFri 7:40 AM1748 km1086 miles944 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaThu 7:40 AM2370 km1472 miles1279 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownThu 9:40 AM2538 km1577 miles1370 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoFri 6:40 AM3026 km1880 miles1634 nmWest W
AlofiThu 6:40 AM3145 km1954 miles1698 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 7:40 AM3158 km1962 miles1705 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 7:40 AM3422 km2126 miles1848 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandThu 5:40 AM3690 km2293 miles1992 nmWest W

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