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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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 58' North, Longitude: 133° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.07 meters/second, 1519.5 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' 01.9"943.91 miwest0° 03' 20.5"3.83 misouth944.09 mi
24 hours11° 31' 32.4"749.49 mieast1° 45' 26.6"120.88 misouth763.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaipeiSun 2:36 AM1309 km814 miles707 nmWest-northwest WNW
KagoshimaSun 3:36 AM1310 km814 miles707 nmNorth N
MelekeokSun 3:36 AM1391 km864 miles751 nmSouth S
QuezonSun 2:36 AM1398 km868 miles755 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaSun 2:36 AM1407 km875 miles760 nmWest-southwest WSW
KumamotoSun 3:36 AM1440 km895 miles777 nmNorth N
HagåtñaSun 4:36 AM1443 km896 miles779 nmEast-southeast ESE
FukuokaSun 3:36 AM1538 km956 miles831 nmNorth N
KitakyushuSun 3:36 AM1555 km966 miles840 nmNorth N
DavaoSun 2:36 AM1636 km1016 miles883 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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