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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 18:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 58' North, Longitude: 130° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.09 meters/second, 1519.5 km/hour, 944.2 miles/hour or 820.5 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' 02.1"943.90 miwest0° 03' 21.3"3.85 misouth944.07 mi
24 hours11° 31' 29.4"749.42 mieast1° 45' 45.8"121.24 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 2:46 AM1115 km693 miles602 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuezonSun 2:46 AM1193 km742 miles644 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaSun 2:46 AM1204 km748 miles650 nmWest-southwest WSW
KagoshimaSun 3:46 AM1288 km800 miles695 nmNorth N
FoochowSun 2:46 AM1364 km848 miles737 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenSun 2:46 AM1408 km875 miles760 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoSun 3:46 AM1423 km884 miles768 nmNorth N
MelekeokSun 3:46 AM1437 km893 miles776 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ShantouSun 2:46 AM1515 km941 miles818 nmWest-northwest WNW
FukuokaSun 3:46 AM1517 km943 miles819 nmNorth N
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