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

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 45' North, Longitude: 148° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.34 meters/second, 1578.0 km/hour, 980.5 miles/hour or 852.1 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' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.9"980.35 miwest0° 09' 00.1"10.31 misouth980.69 mi
24 hours11° 15' 14.0"759.29 mieast3° 53' 37.4"267.62 misouth810.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 5:34 AM1378 km856 miles744 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiWed 5:34 AM1553 km965 miles838 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteTue 5:34 AM3352 km2083 miles1810 nmSouth S
Baker IslandTue 3:34 AM3392 km2108 miles1831 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayTue 4:34 AM3454 km2146 miles1865 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoWed 4:34 AM3512 km2182 miles1896 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoTue 7:34 AM3786 km2353 miles2045 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesTue 7:34 AM3857 km2397 miles2083 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Wed 5:34 AM3908 km2428 miles2110 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaTue 5:34 AM3959 km2460 miles2137 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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