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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: 88%

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 Friday, November 2, 2012 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' North, Longitude: 147° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.42 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.6"937.97 miwest0° 00' 26.7"0.51 misouth937.99 mi
24 hours11° 38' 58.6"752.96 mieast0° 37' 20.7"42.82 misouth755.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 2:20 AM1060 km658 miles572 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 2:20 AM2354 km1462 miles1271 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San Francisco *Fri 5:20 AM3064 km1904 miles1654 nmNortheast NE
MidwayFri 1:20 AM3107 km1931 miles1678 nmWest-northwest WNW
Los Angeles *Fri 5:20 AM3234 km2010 miles1746 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Fri 5:20 AM3577 km2222 miles1931 nmNortheast NE
Seattle *Fri 5:20 AM3735 km2321 miles2017 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixFri 5:20 AM3768 km2341 miles2034 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 5:20 AM3797 km2360 miles2050 nmEast-northeast ENE
Vancouver *Fri 5:20 AM3826 km2377 miles2066 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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