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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: 82%
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 Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 16' North
Longitude: 139° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.23 meters/second, 1516.4 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.71 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.1"942.02 miwest0° 02' 46.7"3.19 misouth942.17 mi
24 hours11° 33' 26.6"750.11 mieast1° 32' 19.1"105.84 misouth761.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 2:36 AM1873 km1164 miles1012 nmWest W
San Francisco *Sat 5:36 AM2569 km1597 miles1387 nmNortheast NE
San Jose *Sat 5:36 AM2572 km1598 miles1389 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sat 5:36 AM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sat 5:36 AM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmNortheast NE
Tijuana *Sat 5:36 AM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSun 2:36 AM2783 km1729 miles1503 nmSouthwest SW
Las Vegas *Sat 5:36 AM2982 km1853 miles1610 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSat 5:36 AM3075 km1911 miles1661 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixSat 5:36 AM3111 km1933 miles1680 nmNortheast NE
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