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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: 86%

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 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' North, Longitude: 111° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.67 meters/second, 1510.8 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.65 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.7"938.45 miwest0° 01' 07.2"1.29 misouth938.51 mi
24 hours11° 37' 50.1"752.10 mieast0° 53' 24.5"61.23 misouth756.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HaikouSat 3:20 AM111 km69 miles60 nmSouthwest SW
MacauSat 3:20 AM304 km189 miles164 nmEast-northeast ENE
FoshanSat 3:20 AM327 km203 miles177 nmNortheast NE
GuangzhouSat 3:20 AM346 km215 miles187 nmNortheast NE
NanningSat 3:20 AM355 km221 miles192 nmNorthwest NW
Hong KongSat 3:20 AM367 km228 miles198 nmEast-northeast ENE
KowloonSat 3:20 AM375 km233 miles203 nmEast-northeast ENE
ShenzhenSat 3:20 AM389 km242 miles210 nmEast-northeast ENE
Hai PhongSat 2:20 AM450 km280 miles243 nmWest W
GuilinSat 3:20 AM499 km310 miles269 nmNorth N
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