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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 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 40' North
Longitude: 171° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.15 meters/second, 1512.5 km/hour, 939.8 miles/hour or 816.7 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' 01.7"0.03 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.0"939.59 miwest0° 01' 41.1"1.93 minorth939.51 mi
24 hours348° 20' 30.6"754.74 miwest0° 13' 47.1"15.81 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
Wake IslandFri 2:20 AM545 km339 miles294 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayThu 3:20 AM1391 km864 miles751 nmNortheast NE
MajuroFri 2:20 AM1496 km929 miles808 nmSouth S
PalikirFri 1:20 AM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 2:20 AM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmSouth S
YarenFri 2:20 AM2401 km1492 miles1296 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 2:20 AM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaFri 12:20 AM2967 km1844 miles1602 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 4:20 AM3167 km1968 miles1710 nmEast E
FunafutiFri 2:20 AM3332 km2070 miles1799 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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