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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, November 2, 2012 at 1:20:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 88%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 161° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.44 meters/second, 1510.0 km/hour, 938.3 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' 00.5"0.01 miSouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.7"937.95 miWest0° 00' 32.3"0.62 miSouth937.98 mi
24 hours11° 38' 50.5"752.80 miEast0° 39' 36.8"45.42 miSouth755.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 3:20 AM424 km263 miles229 nmEast E
WailukuFri 3:20 AM562 km349 miles304 nmEast E
MidwayFri 2:20 AM1761 km1094 miles951 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 3:20 AM2164 km1344 miles1168 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandFri 1:20 AM2785 km1731 miles1504 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSat 1:20 AM3256 km2023 miles1758 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSat 1:20 AM3288 km2043 miles1775 nmWest W
TarawaSat 1:20 AM3474 km2159 miles1876 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 2:20 AM3499 km2174 miles1889 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adak *Fri 4:20 AM3666 km2278 miles1979 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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