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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 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 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: 110° 44' 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"938.52 miwest0° 01' 07.4"1.29 misouth938.58 mi
24 hours11° 37' 49.8"752.15 mieast0° 53' 27.0"61.29 misouth756.82 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 AM96 km59 miles52 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MacauSat 3:20 AM328 km204 miles177 nmEast-northeast ENE
NanningSat 3:20 AM334 km208 miles180 nmNorthwest NW
FoshanSat 3:20 AM346 km215 miles187 nmNortheast NE
GuangzhouSat 3:20 AM365 km227 miles197 nmNortheast NE
Hong KongSat 3:20 AM393 km244 miles212 nmEast-northeast ENE
KowloonSat 3:20 AM400 km249 miles216 nmEast-northeast ENE
ShenzhenSat 3:20 AM413 km257 miles223 nmEast-northeast ENE
Hai PhongSat 2:20 AM422 km262 miles228 nmWest W
GuilinSat 3:20 AM495 km308 miles267 nmNorth N
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