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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: 64%

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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 14:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' North, Longitude: 137° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.54 meters/second, 1553.5 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.09 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 misouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.2"965.16 miwest0° 07' 07.1"8.16 misouth965.48 mi
24 hours11° 17' 44.0"750.52 mieast3° 11' 48.7"219.81 misouth787.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 4:00 AM2244 km1395 miles1212 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 4:00 AM2713 km1685 miles1465 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesMon 6:00 AM2744 km1705 miles1482 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoMon 6:00 AM2799 km1739 miles1511 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 7:00 AM3044 km1892 miles1644 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasMon 6:00 AM3109 km1932 miles1679 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixMon 7:00 AM3168 km1968 miles1710 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake CityMon 7:00 AM3660 km2274 miles1976 nmNortheast NE
SeattleMon 6:00 AM3745 km2327 miles2022 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VancouverMon 6:00 AM3888 km2416 miles2099 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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