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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 8:10:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 79%

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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 53' North, Longitude: 110° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.31 meters/second, 1520.3 km/hour, 944.7 miles/hour or 820.9 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' 03.3"0.07 miSouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.0"944.38 miWest0° 03' 29.1"4.00 miSouth944.57 mi
24 hours11° 31' 01.6"749.29 miEast1° 48' 47.5"124.71 miSouth763.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HaikouSun 4:10 AM27 km17 miles15 nmNorthwest NW
NanningSun 4:10 AM398 km248 miles215 nmNorthwest NW
MacauSun 4:10 AM404 km251 miles218 nmNortheast NE
Hai PhongSun 3:10 AM417 km259 miles225 nmWest-northwest WNW
FoshanSun 4:10 AM438 km272 miles237 nmNortheast NE
GuangzhouSun 4:10 AM457 km284 miles247 nmNortheast NE
Hong KongSun 4:10 AM464 km288 miles250 nmNortheast NE
ShenzhenSun 4:10 AM469 km291 miles253 nmNortheast NE
KowloonSun 4:10 AM471 km293 miles254 nmNortheast NE
Da NangSun 3:10 AM488 km303 miles264 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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