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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 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 10' North, Longitude: 139° 40' 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"965.26 miwest0° 07' 07.8"8.17 misouth965.58 mi
24 hours11° 17' 41.9"750.55 mieast3° 12' 06.6"220.15 misouth787.59 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 AM2000 km1242 miles1080 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 4:10 AM2501 km1554 miles1350 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesMon 6:10 AM2918 km1813 miles1576 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoMon 6:10 AM2931 km1821 miles1583 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 7:10 AM3266 km2029 miles1763 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasMon 6:10 AM3283 km2040 miles1772 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixMon 7:10 AM3365 km2091 miles1817 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake CityMon 7:10 AM3821 km2374 miles2063 nmNortheast NE
SeattleMon 6:10 AM3834 km2382 miles2070 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteMon 4:10 AM3882 km2412 miles2096 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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