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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 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 5, 2012 at 14:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' North, Longitude: 137° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.55 meters/second, 1553.6 km/hour, 965.4 miles/hour or 838.9 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"965.12 miwest0° 07' 07.3"8.16 misouth965.45 mi
24 hours11° 17' 43.4"750.47 mieast3° 11' 53.9"219.89 misouth787.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 4:04 AM2173 km1351 miles1174 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 4:04 AM2650 km1647 miles1431 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesMon 6:04 AM2793 km1736 miles1508 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoMon 6:04 AM2836 km1762 miles1531 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 7:04 AM3108 km1931 miles1678 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasMon 6:04 AM3158 km1962 miles1705 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixMon 7:04 AM3224 km2003 miles1741 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake CityMon 7:04 AM3706 km2303 miles2001 nmNortheast NE
SeattleMon 6:04 AM3770 km2342 miles2035 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VancouverMon 6:04 AM3910 km2429 miles2111 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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