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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 14:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 11' North
Longitude: 138° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.56 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' 38.3"965.20 miwest0° 07' 07.4"8.16 misouth965.52 mi
24 hours11° 17' 43.2"750.53 mieast3° 11' 55.8"219.94 misouth787.51 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 AM2146 km1334 miles1159 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 4:04 AM2627 km1632 miles1418 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesMon 6:04 AM2813 km1748 miles1519 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoMon 6:04 AM2850 km1771 miles1539 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 7:04 AM3132 km1946 miles1691 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasMon 6:04 AM3177 km1974 miles1716 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixMon 7:04 AM3246 km2017 miles1753 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake CityMon 7:04 AM3723 km2314 miles2010 nmNortheast NE
SeattleMon 6:04 AM3779 km2348 miles2041 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VancouverMon 6:04 AM3918 km2435 miles2116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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