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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 = Tuesday, November 6, 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: 54%

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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 53' North, Longitude: 136° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.12 meters/second, 1577.2 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"979.86 miWest0° 08' 56.7"10.25 miSouth980.21 mi
24 hours11° 15' 11.5"758.87 miEast3° 52' 23.0"266.21 miSouth809.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 4:44 AM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiWed 4:44 AM2615 km1625 miles1412 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesTue 6:44 AM2974 km1848 miles1606 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoTue 6:44 AM3085 km1917 miles1666 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 7:44 AM3178 km1975 miles1716 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasTue 6:44 AM3336 km2073 miles1801 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixTue 7:44 AM3353 km2083 miles1810 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteTue 4:44 AM3665 km2277 miles1979 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salt Lake CityTue 7:44 AM3902 km2425 miles2107 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 8:44 AM4036 km2508 miles2179 nmEast-northeast ENE

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