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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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 08' North, Longitude: 143° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.64 meters/second, 1553.9 km/hour, 965.6 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"965.40 miwest0° 07' 09.0"8.19 misouth965.72 mi
24 hours11° 17' 38.6"750.60 mieast3° 12' 31.5"220.62 misouth787.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 4:24 AM1662 km1033 miles897 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 4:24 AM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoMon 6:24 AM3137 km1949 miles1694 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesMon 6:24 AM3177 km1974 miles1716 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasMon 6:24 AM3539 km2199 miles1911 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloMon 7:24 AM3581 km2225 miles1934 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixMon 7:24 AM3650 km2268 miles1971 nmNortheast NE
MidwayMon 3:24 AM3767 km2341 miles2034 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteMon 4:24 AM3792 km2356 miles2047 nmSouth S
SeattleMon 6:24 AM3976 km2470 miles2147 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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