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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 14:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 51' North, Longitude: 139° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.17 meters/second, 1577.4 km/hour, 980.2 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"16.34 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 misouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.8"980.04 miwest0° 08' 57.4"10.26 misouth980.38 mi
24 hours11° 15' 12.0"759.01 mieast3° 52' 39.6"266.54 misouth809.41 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 AM2209 km1373 miles1193 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiWed 4:54 AM2355 km1464 miles1272 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesTue 6:54 AM3151 km1958 miles1701 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoTue 6:54 AM3214 km1997 miles1736 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 7:54 AM3411 km2119 miles1842 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasTue 6:54 AM3515 km2184 miles1898 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteTue 4:54 AM3555 km2209 miles1919 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PhoenixTue 7:54 AM3560 km2212 miles1922 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake CityTue 7:54 AM4071 km2530 miles2198 nmNortheast NE
SeattleTue 6:54 AM4156 km2582 miles2244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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