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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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 40' North, Longitude: 165° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.11 meters/second, 1512.4 km/hour, 939.8 miles/hour or 816.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.66 miwest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.8"939.51 miwest0° 01' 38.6"1.89 minorth939.43 mi
24 hours11° 39' 31.5"754.72 mieast0° 12' 46.7"14.65 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 2:46 AM205 km127 miles111 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroFri 2:46 AM1623 km1009 miles877 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirFri 1:46 AM1708 km1062 miles922 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 3:46 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaFri 2:46 AM2287 km1421 miles1235 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaFri 12:46 AM2331 km1448 miles1259 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenFri 2:46 AM2352 km1462 miles1270 nmSouth S
TokyoThu 11:46 PM3005 km1867 miles1622 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandThu 2:46 AM3007 km1868 miles1623 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraFri 1:46 AM3382 km2102 miles1826 nmSouth S
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