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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 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' North, Longitude: 136° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.59 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.2"938.27 miwest0° 00' 57.1"1.09 misouth938.32 mi
24 hours11° 38' 09.4"752.31 mieast0° 49' 26.0"56.68 misouth756.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaSat 3:36 AM1224 km761 miles661 nmSoutheast SE
KagoshimaSat 2:36 AM1315 km817 miles710 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KumamotoSat 2:36 AM1430 km889 miles772 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokSat 2:36 AM1487 km924 miles803 nmSouth S
FukuokaSat 2:36 AM1530 km951 miles826 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaSat 2:36 AM1532 km952 miles827 nmNorth N
KitakyushuSat 2:36 AM1536 km954 miles829 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeSat 2:36 AM1536 km954 miles829 nmNorth N
HamamatsuSat 2:36 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmNorth N
KyotoSat 2:36 AM1568 km975 miles847 nmNorth N

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