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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 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 54' North
Longitude: 162° 11' 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"938.01 miwest0° 00' 32.4"0.62 misouth938.04 mi
24 hours11° 38' 50.4"752.85 mieast0° 39' 39.3"45.47 misouth755.85 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 AM451 km280 miles244 nmEast E
WailukuFri 3:20 AM591 km367 miles319 nmEast E
MidwayFri 2:20 AM1737 km1079 miles938 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 3:20 AM2170 km1349 miles1172 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandFri 1:20 AM2769 km1720 miles1495 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSat 1:20 AM3245 km2016 miles1752 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSat 1:20 AM3260 km2026 miles1760 nmWest W
TarawaSat 1:20 AM3451 km2145 miles1864 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 2:20 AM3491 km2169 miles1885 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adak *Fri 4:20 AM3658 km2273 miles1975 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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