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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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 01' North
Longitude: 145° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.94 meters/second, 1519.0 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 01.5"943.63 miwest0° 03' 15.8"3.74 misouth943.80 mi
24 hours11° 31' 48.8"749.57 mieast1° 43' 38.0"118.81 misouth762.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 3:46 AM538 km334 miles290 nmSouth S
Guam (Hagåtña)Sun 3:46 AM725 km450 miles391 nmSouth S
HamamatsuSun 2:46 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSun 2:46 AM1785 km1109 miles964 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokSun 2:46 AM1788 km1111 miles966 nmSouthwest SW
YokohamaSun 2:46 AM1792 km1114 miles968 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiSun 2:46 AM1799 km1118 miles971 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaSun 2:46 AM1813 km1127 miles979 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSun 2:46 AM1816 km1128 miles981 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSun 2:46 AM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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