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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 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 09' North, Longitude: 142° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.63 meters/second, 1553.9 km/hour, 965.5 miles/hour or 839.0 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' 38.5"965.36 miwest0° 07' 08.6"8.19 misouth965.68 mi
24 hours11° 17' 39.5"750.58 mieast3° 12' 24.4"220.49 misouth787.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 4:20 AM1757 km1092 miles949 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 4:20 AM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoMon 6:20 AM3076 km1911 miles1661 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesMon 6:20 AM3102 km1927 miles1675 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasMon 6:20 AM3464 km2153 miles1871 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloMon 7:20 AM3490 km2169 miles1885 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixMon 7:20 AM3568 km2217 miles1927 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteMon 4:20 AM3814 km2370 miles2060 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayMon 3:20 AM3859 km2398 miles2084 nmWest-northwest WNW
SeattleMon 6:20 AM3933 km2444 miles2124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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