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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: 71%

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 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 08' North, Longitude: 130° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.94 meters/second, 1537.0 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.92 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.6"954.84 miwest0° 05' 35.3"6.41 misouth955.11 mi
24 hours11° 22' 59.3"748.48 mieast2° 37' 11.8"180.17 misouth775.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
QuezonMon 3:34 AM1077 km669 miles582 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaMon 3:34 AM1087 km675 miles587 nmWest-southwest WSW
TaipeiMon 3:34 AM1206 km749 miles651 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokMon 4:34 AM1258 km781 miles679 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavaoMon 3:34 AM1333 km828 miles720 nmSouth-southwest SSW
General SantosMon 3:34 AM1450 km901 miles783 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FoochowMon 3:34 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmNorthwest NW
ShantouMon 3:34 AM1551 km964 miles837 nmWest-northwest WNW
HagåtñaMon 5:34 AM1610 km1001 miles870 nmEast-southeast ESE
KumamotoMon 4:34 AM1626 km1010 miles878 nmNorth N
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