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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 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 10' North, Longitude: 139° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.58 meters/second, 1553.7 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"965.18 miwest0° 07' 07.7"8.17 misouth965.51 mi
24 hours11° 17' 42.0"750.49 mieast3° 12' 04.6"220.09 misouth787.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 4:10 AM2027 km1259 miles1094 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 4:10 AM2524 km1568 miles1363 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesMon 6:10 AM2898 km1801 miles1565 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoMon 6:10 AM2916 km1812 miles1574 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 7:10 AM3241 km2014 miles1750 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasMon 6:10 AM3263 km2027 miles1762 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixMon 7:10 AM3343 km2077 miles1805 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake CityMon 7:10 AM3802 km2363 miles2053 nmNortheast NE
SeattleMon 6:10 AM3823 km2376 miles2065 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteMon 4:10 AM3891 km2418 miles2101 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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