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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: 92%

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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' North, Longitude: 113° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.85 meters/second, 1511.5 km/hour, 939.2 miles/hour or 816.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.65 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.0"938.92 miwest0° 01' 18.0"1.49 minorth938.86 mi
24 hours11° 39' 46.2"754.53 mieast0° 04' 28.8"5.14 minorth754.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MacauFri 2:20 AM159 km99 miles86 nmNorth N
Hong KongFri 2:20 AM182 km113 miles98 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KowloonFri 2:20 AM187 km116 miles101 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ShenzhenFri 2:20 AM219 km136 miles118 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FoshanFri 2:20 AM254 km158 miles137 nmNorth N
GuangzhouFri 2:20 AM264 km164 miles142 nmNorth N
HaikouFri 2:20 AM348 km216 miles188 nmWest-southwest WSW
ShantouFri 2:20 AM429 km267 miles232 nmNortheast NE
NanningFri 2:20 AM591 km367 miles319 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuilinFri 2:20 AM603 km375 miles326 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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