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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 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 02' North, Longitude: 150° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.89 meters/second, 1518.8 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' 01.1"943.45 miwest0° 03' 13.8"3.71 misouth943.62 mi
24 hours11° 31' 55.7"749.55 mieast1° 42' 52.0"117.93 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 3:26 AM715 km444 miles386 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaSun 3:26 AM931 km578 miles503 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirSun 4:26 AM1686 km1048 miles911 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandSun 5:26 AM1724 km1071 miles931 nmEast E
YokohamaSun 2:26 AM1998 km1241 miles1079 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSun 2:26 AM2018 km1254 miles1089 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSun 2:26 AM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaSun 2:26 AM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokSun 2:26 AM2180 km1355 miles1177 nmSouthwest SW
KyotoSun 2:26 AM2184 km1357 miles1179 nmNorthwest NW
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