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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 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' North, Longitude: 138° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.58 meters/second, 1510.5 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.6 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' 00.9"0.02 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.2"938.32 miwest0° 00' 56.3"1.08 misouth938.37 mi
24 hours11° 38' 11.1"752.38 mieast0° 49' 05.7"56.29 misouth756.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSat 3:26 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaSat 3:26 AM1065 km662 miles575 nmSoutheast SE
KagoshimaSat 2:26 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KumamotoSat 2:26 AM1523 km947 miles823 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokSat 2:26 AM1530 km951 miles826 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HamamatsuSat 2:26 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmNorth N
OsakaSat 2:26 AM1555 km966 miles840 nmNorth N
KobeSat 2:26 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmNorth N
ShizuokaSat 2:26 AM1565 km973 miles845 nmNorth N
KyotoSat 2:26 AM1588 km987 miles857 nmNorth N
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