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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 17:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 01' North
Longitude: 142° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.97 meters/second, 1519.1 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' 01.6"943.69 miwest0° 03' 16.7"3.76 misouth943.86 mi
24 hours11° 31' 45.6"749.55 mieast1° 43' 59.7"119.23 misouth762.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 3:56 AM623 km387 miles337 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaSun 3:56 AM756 km469 miles408 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokSun 2:56 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HamamatsuSun 2:56 AM1701 km1057 miles918 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSun 2:56 AM1712 km1064 miles924 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaSun 2:56 AM1737 km1079 miles938 nmNorth N
KawasakiSun 2:56 AM1745 km1084 miles942 nmNorth N
SagamiharaSun 2:56 AM1755 km1090 miles948 nmNorth N
TokyoSun 2:56 AM1762 km1095 miles952 nmNorth N
OsakaSun 2:56 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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