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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, November 5, 2012 at 2:44:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 06' North, Longitude: 147° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.73 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.7 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"965.52 miWest0° 07' 10.4"8.22 miSouth965.84 mi
24 hours11° 17' 34.5"750.61 miEast3° 13' 05.1"221.25 miSouth787.96 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 AM1223 km760 miles660 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 4:44 AM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayMon 3:44 AM3336 km2073 miles1801 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FranciscoMon 6:44 AM3447 km2142 miles1861 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesMon 6:44 AM3547 km2204 miles1915 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandMon 2:44 AM3623 km2252 miles1957 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteMon 4:44 AM3726 km2315 miles2012 nmSouth S
FakaofoTue 3:44 AM3831 km2381 miles2069 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasMon 6:44 AM3902 km2425 miles2107 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloMon 7:44 AM4015 km2495 miles2168 nmEast-northeast ENE

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