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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 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 34' North, Longitude: 156° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.81 meters/second, 1532.9 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.88 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.3"952.31 miwest0° 05' 09.3"5.91 misouth952.56 mi
24 hours11° 24' 40.2"748.40 mieast2° 27' 14.6"168.78 misouth772.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kailua-KonaSun 4:34 AM151 km94 miles82 nmNortheast NE
HiloSun 4:34 AM227 km141 miles123 nmNortheast NE
WailukuSun 4:34 AM259 km161 miles140 nmNorth N
HonoluluSun 4:34 AM320 km199 miles173 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiMon 4:34 AM1848 km1149 miles998 nmSouth S
MidwaySun 3:34 AM2346 km1457 miles1267 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 2:34 AM2953 km1835 miles1594 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoMon 3:34 AM3468 km2155 miles1873 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroMon 2:34 AM3679 km2286 miles1986 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaMon 2:34 AM3795 km2358 miles2049 nmWest-southwest WSW
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