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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 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 5, 2012 at 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 34' North, Longitude: 147° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.90 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"968.16 miwest0° 07' 31.3"8.62 misouth968.49 mi
24 hours11° 16' 40.9"751.62 mieast3° 20' 51.0"230.13 misouth791.46 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 AM241 km150 miles130 nmWest W
HagåtñaTue 5:10 AM416 km259 miles225 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirTue 6:10 AM1467 km912 miles792 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokTue 4:10 AM1705 km1060 miles921 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandTue 7:10 AM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraTue 4:10 AM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YokohamaTue 4:10 AM2354 km1463 miles1271 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManokwariTue 4:10 AM2375 km1476 miles1282 nmSouthwest SW
TokyoTue 4:10 AM2378 km1477 miles1284 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaTue 4:10 AM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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