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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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 59' North
Longitude: 135° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.04 meters/second, 1519.4 km/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.74 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 misouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.8"943.85 miwest0° 03' 19.5"3.81 misouth944.03 mi
24 hours11° 31' 35.6"749.50 mieast1° 45' 04.9"120.47 misouth763.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Guam (Hagåtña)Sun 4:26 AM1226 km762 miles662 nmSoutheast SE
KagoshimaSun 3:26 AM1375 km855 miles743 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokSun 3:26 AM1384 km860 miles747 nmSouth S
KumamotoSun 3:26 AM1496 km930 miles808 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiSun 2:26 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmWest-northwest WNW
FukuokaSun 3:26 AM1596 km992 miles862 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuSun 3:26 AM1605 km997 miles867 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaSun 3:26 AM1627 km1011 miles879 nmNorth N
KobeSun 3:26 AM1629 km1012 miles880 nmNorth N
QuezonSun 2:26 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmWest-southwest WSW
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