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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: 62%
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 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 33' North
Longitude: 147° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.91 meters/second, 1558.5 km/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.14 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.1"968.24 miwest0° 07' 31.3"8.62 misouth968.57 mi
24 hours11° 16' 40.8"751.68 mieast3° 20' 52.9"230.19 misouth791.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanTue 5:10 AM213 km132 miles115 nmWest W
Guam (Hagåtña)Tue 5:10 AM392 km244 miles212 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 6:10 AM1489 km925 miles804 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokTue 4:10 AM1680 km1044 miles907 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandTue 7:10 AM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraTue 4:10 AM2144 km1332 miles1158 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YokohamaTue 4:10 AM2345 km1457 miles1266 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManokwariTue 4:10 AM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmSouthwest SW
TokyoTue 4:10 AM2369 km1472 miles1279 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaTue 4:10 AM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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