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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: 93%

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 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' North, Longitude: 176° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.22 meters/second, 1512.8 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.5"939.75 miwest0° 01' 45.9"2.02 minorth939.66 mi
24 hours11° 39' 24.5"754.77 mieast0° 15' 43.3"18.03 minorth754.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 2:30 AM847 km526 miles457 nmNorth N
Wake IslandFri 1:30 AM1795 km1115 miles969 nmWest W
HonoluluThu 3:30 AM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmEast E
MajuroFri 1:30 AM2014 km1251 miles1087 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 1:30 AM2262 km1405 miles1221 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 1:30 AM2426 km1507 miles1310 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiFri 3:30 AM2922 km1816 miles1578 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 1:30 AM2974 km1848 miles1606 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 12:30 AM3147 km1956 miles1699 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 1:30 AM3263 km2027 miles1762 nmSouth S
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