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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: 54%

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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 54' North, Longitude: 134° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.08 meters/second, 1577.1 km/hour, 980.0 miles/hour or 851.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.33 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.8"979.84 miwest0° 08' 56.1"10.24 misouth980.19 mi
24 hours11° 15' 11.0"758.85 mieast3° 52' 09.8"265.97 misouth809.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 4:34 AM2682 km1666 miles1448 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiWed 4:34 AM2828 km1757 miles1527 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesTue 6:34 AM2843 km1767 miles1535 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoTue 6:34 AM2992 km1859 miles1615 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 7:34 AM2994 km1860 miles1617 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixTue 7:34 AM3195 km1985 miles1725 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasTue 6:34 AM3202 km1989 miles1729 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteTue 4:34 AM3767 km2341 miles2034 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salt Lake CityTue 7:34 AM3777 km2347 miles2040 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 8:34 AM3810 km2368 miles2057 nmEast-northeast ENE
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