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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 34' North, Longitude: 156° 37' 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"15.87 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.1"952.23 miwest0° 05' 09.2"5.91 misouth952.49 mi
24 hours11° 24' 40.7"748.35 mieast2° 27' 12.4"168.72 misouth772.13 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 AM135 km84 miles73 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HiloSun 4:34 AM204 km127 miles110 nmNortheast NE
WailukuSun 4:34 AM256 km159 miles138 nmNorth N
HonoluluSun 4:34 AM330 km205 miles178 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiMon 4:34 AM1850 km1149 miles999 nmSouth S
MidwaySun 3:34 AM2370 km1473 miles1280 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 2:34 AM2974 km1848 miles1606 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoMon 3:34 AM3482 km2164 miles1880 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroMon 2:34 AM3706 km2303 miles2001 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaMon 2:34 AM3821 km2374 miles2063 nmWest-southwest WSW
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