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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: 87%

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 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' North, Longitude: 150° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.55 meters/second, 1510.4 km/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.5 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' 00.8"0.02 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.1"938.24 miwest0° 00' 51.5"0.98 misouth938.29 mi
24 hours11° 38' 19.7"752.48 mieast0° 47' 10.8"54.10 misouth756.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSat 2:36 AM798 km496 miles431 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaSat 2:36 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 4:36 AM1707 km1061 miles922 nmEast E
PalikirSat 3:36 AM1755 km1091 miles948 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaSat 1:36 AM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiSat 1:36 AM1932 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSat 1:36 AM1947 km1210 miles1052 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaSat 1:36 AM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSat 1:36 AM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmNorthwest NW
HamamatsuSat 1:36 AM1974 km1227 miles1066 nmNorthwest NW
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