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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: 80%

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 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 05' North, Longitude: 164° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.75 meters/second, 1518.3 km/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.72 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.4"943.19 miwest0° 03' 08.3"3.60 misouth943.36 mi
24 hours11° 32' 14.7"749.70 mieast1° 40' 43.8"115.48 misouth762.39 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 4:26 AM245 km152 miles132 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroSun 4:26 AM1605 km998 miles867 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirSun 3:26 AM1608 km999 miles868 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwaySat 5:26 AM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaSun 2:26 AM2223 km1382 miles1201 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSun 4:26 AM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSun 4:26 AM2297 km1427 miles1240 nmSouth S
TokyoSun 1:26 AM2975 km1849 miles1606 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandSat 4:26 AM3026 km1880 miles1634 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraSun 3:26 AM3302 km2052 miles1783 nmSouth S
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