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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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' North, Longitude: 133° 29' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.3"938.35 miwest0° 00' 58.3"1.11 misouth938.40 mi
24 hours11° 38' 07.4"752.34 mieast0° 49' 51.5"57.17 misouth756.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KagoshimaSat 2:46 AM1225 km761 miles661 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiSat 1:46 AM1311 km815 miles708 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoSat 2:46 AM1353 km840 miles730 nmNorth N
MatsuyamaSat 2:46 AM1442 km896 miles778 nmNorth N
HagåtñaSat 3:46 AM1450 km901 miles783 nmEast-southeast ESE
FukuokaSat 2:46 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuSat 2:46 AM1466 km911 miles792 nmNorth N
QuezonSat 1:46 AM1481 km920 miles800 nmWest-southwest WSW
MelekeokSat 2:46 AM1482 km921 miles800 nmSouth S
ManilaSat 1:46 AM1491 km927 miles805 nmWest-southwest WSW
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