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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: 73%

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 Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 36' North, Longitude: 150° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.72 meters/second, 1532.6 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.87 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 31' 17.9"952.04 miwest0° 05' 07.1"5.87 misouth952.29 mi
24 hours11° 24' 48.9"748.35 mieast2° 26' 24.1"167.80 misouth771.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloSun 4:10 AM466 km289 miles251 nmWest-northwest WNW
WailukuSun 4:10 AM647 km402 miles350 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluSun 4:10 AM796 km495 miles430 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiMon 4:10 AM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwaySun 3:10 AM2908 km1807 miles1570 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 2:10 AM3467 km2154 miles1872 nmWest-southwest WSW
San FranciscoSun 6:10 AM3479 km2162 miles1878 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSun 6:10 AM3650 km2268 miles1971 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoMon 3:10 AM3821 km2375 miles2063 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasSun 6:10 AM3993 km2481 miles2156 nmNortheast NE
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