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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 16:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 36' North, Longitude: 163° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.60 meters/second, 1579.0 km/hour, 981.1 miles/hour or 852.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.35 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.3"981.01 miwest0° 09' 04.2"10.39 misouth981.35 mi
24 hours11° 15' 17.7"759.87 mieast3° 55' 07.2"269.36 misouth811.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 6:34 AM1121 km697 miles606 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiWed 6:34 AM1355 km842 miles731 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandTue 4:34 AM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayTue 5:34 AM2267 km1409 miles1224 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoWed 5:34 AM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 4:34 AM2865 km1780 miles1547 nmWest W
TarawaWed 4:34 AM2897 km1800 miles1565 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiWed 4:34 AM3036 km1887 miles1639 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Wed 6:34 AM3071 km1908 miles1658 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 4:34 AM3302 km2052 miles1783 nmWest-northwest WNW
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