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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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 06' North
Longitude: 147° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.73 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.10 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 misouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.9"965.59 miwest0° 07' 10.5"8.23 misouth965.92 mi
24 hours11° 17' 34.3"750.66 mieast3° 13' 07.1"221.30 misouth788.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 4:44 AM1198 km744 miles647 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 4:44 AM1884 km1170 miles1017 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayMon 3:44 AM3311 km2057 miles1788 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FranciscoMon 6:44 AM3465 km2153 miles1871 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesMon 6:44 AM3569 km2218 miles1927 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandMon 2:44 AM3597 km2235 miles1942 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteMon 4:44 AM3724 km2314 miles2011 nmSouth S
FakaofoTue 3:44 AM3814 km2370 miles2059 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasMon 6:44 AM3924 km2439 miles2119 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloMon 7:44 AM4039 km2510 miles2181 nmEast-northeast ENE
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