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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: 81%

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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 08' North, Longitude: 176° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.63 meters/second, 1517.9 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.72 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.0"942.93 miwest0° 03' 03.6"3.51 misouth943.09 mi
24 hours348° 27' 29.2"749.79 miwest1° 38' 54.6"113.40 misouth762.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSun 3:36 AM1044 km649 miles564 nmWest W
MidwaySat 4:36 AM1086 km675 miles587 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroSun 3:36 AM1548 km962 miles836 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSun 3:36 AM2106 km1309 miles1137 nmSouth S
Baker IslandSat 3:36 AM2332 km1449 miles1259 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirSun 2:36 AM2466 km1532 miles1332 nmSouthwest SW
YarenSun 3:36 AM2516 km1564 miles1359 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluSat 5:36 AM2665 km1656 miles1439 nmEast E
FunafutiSun 3:36 AM3182 km1977 miles1718 nmSouth S
HagåtñaSun 1:36 AM3464 km2153 miles1870 nmWest W
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