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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 1, 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: 94%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' North, Longitude: 173° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.24 meters/second, 1512.9 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 miNorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.5"939.72 miWest0° 01' 47.0"2.04 miNorth939.64 mi
24 hours11° 39' 23.2"754.73 miEast0° 16' 09.1"18.52 miNorth754.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 2:20 AM924 km574 miles499 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluThu 3:20 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmEast E
Wake IslandFri 1:20 AM2075 km1289 miles1121 nmWest W
MajuroFri 1:20 AM2208 km1372 miles1192 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 1:20 AM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 1:20 AM2579 km1602 miles1393 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiFri 3:20 AM2724 km1692 miles1471 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 1:20 AM3163 km1965 miles1708 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 1:20 AM3320 km2063 miles1793 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoFri 2:20 AM3328 km2068 miles1797 nmSouth S

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