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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 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 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° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.87 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.0 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"943.39 miwest0° 03' 12.9"3.69 misouth943.56 mi
24 hours11° 31' 58.8"749.57 mieast1° 42' 30.4"117.51 misouth762.62 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 AM907 km563 miles489 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaSun 3:16 AM1111 km690 miles600 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSun 5:16 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmEast E
PalikirSun 4:16 AM1570 km976 miles848 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaSun 2:16 AM2129 km1323 miles1150 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoSun 2:16 AM2147 km1334 miles1160 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSun 2:16 AM2279 km1416 miles1231 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaSun 2:16 AM2338 km1453 miles1263 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoSun 2:16 AM2345 km1457 miles1266 nmNorthwest NW
KobeSun 2:16 AM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmNorthwest NW
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