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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: 72%
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 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 24' North
Longitude: 173° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.26 meters/second, 1534.5 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.89 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.0"953.32 miwest0° 05' 20.0"6.11 misouth953.58 mi
24 hours348° 36' 01.1"748.41 miwest2° 31' 19.1"173.44 misouth773.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandMon 4:36 AM738 km458 miles398 nmWest W
MajuroMon 4:36 AM1271 km789 miles686 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwaySun 5:36 AM1426 km886 miles770 nmNortheast NE
TarawaMon 4:36 AM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmSouth S
PalikirMon 3:36 AM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmSouthwest SW
YarenMon 4:36 AM2217 km1378 miles1197 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSun 4:36 AM2288 km1422 miles1235 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluSun 6:36 AM3005 km1867 miles1622 nmEast E
FunafutiMon 4:36 AM3040 km1889 miles1642 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Guam (Hagåtña)Mon 2:36 AM3131 km1946 miles1691 nmWest W
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