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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 2:54:00 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 14:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 51' North, Longitude: 138° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.16 meters/second, 1577.4 km/hour, 980.1 miles/hour or 851.7 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 miSouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.8"979.96 miWest0° 08' 57.4"10.26 miSouth980.30 mi
24 hours11° 15' 12.0"758.95 miEast3° 52' 37.9"266.49 miSouth809.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 4:54 AM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiWed 4:54 AM2381 km1480 miles1286 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesTue 6:54 AM3133 km1946 miles1691 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoTue 6:54 AM3202 km1990 miles1729 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 7:54 AM3389 km2106 miles1830 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasTue 6:54 AM3497 km2173 miles1888 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixTue 7:54 AM3539 km2199 miles1911 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteTue 4:54 AM3565 km2215 miles1925 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salt Lake CityTue 7:54 AM4052 km2518 miles2188 nmNortheast NE
SeattleTue 6:54 AM4146 km2576 miles2239 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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