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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: 94%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 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° 50' 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"939.79 miwest0° 01' 46.8"2.04 minorth939.70 mi
24 hours11° 39' 23.3"754.78 mieast0° 16' 06.6"18.47 minorth754.34 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 AM913 km567 miles493 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluThu 3:20 AM1663 km1033 miles898 nmEast E
Wake IslandFri 1:20 AM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmWest W
MajuroFri 1:20 AM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 1:20 AM2279 km1416 miles1231 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 1:20 AM2563 km1592 miles1384 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiFri 3:20 AM2743 km1704 miles1481 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 1:20 AM3143 km1953 miles1697 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 1:20 AM3313 km2058 miles1789 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoFri 2:20 AM3330 km2069 miles1798 nmSouth S
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