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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 4:46:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 80%

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 Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 04' North, Longitude: 159° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.79 meters/second, 1518.5 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.73 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miSouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.8"943.23 miWest0° 03' 10.2"3.63 miSouth943.39 mi
24 hours11° 32' 08.6"749.62 miEast1° 41' 24.9"116.26 miSouth762.44 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 4:46 AM713 km443 miles385 nmEast E
PalikirSun 3:46 AM1467 km912 miles792 nmSouth S
HagåtñaSun 2:46 AM1771 km1100 miles956 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroSun 4:46 AM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSun 4:46 AM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwaySat 5:46 AM2475 km1538 miles1336 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaSun 4:46 AM2508 km1559 miles1354 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaSun 1:46 AM2621 km1628 miles1415 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoSun 1:46 AM2627 km1632 miles1418 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokSun 1:46 AM3060 km1901 miles1652 nmWest-southwest WSW

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