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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 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 03' North, Longitude: 152° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.87 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.1 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' 03.1"0.06 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.0"943.46 miwest0° 03' 13.0"3.69 misouth943.63 mi
24 hours11° 31' 58.5"749.62 mieast1° 42' 32.7"117.56 misouth762.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 3:16 AM884 km549 miles477 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaSun 3:16 AM1090 km677 miles588 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSun 5:16 AM1499 km932 miles810 nmEast E
PalikirSun 4:16 AM1582 km983 miles854 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaSun 2:16 AM2114 km1314 miles1141 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSun 2:16 AM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSun 2:16 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaSun 2:16 AM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoSun 2:16 AM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmNorthwest NW
KobeSun 2:16 AM2344 km1457 miles1266 nmNorthwest NW
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