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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: 53%

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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 18' North, Longitude: 167° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.12 meters/second, 1580.8 km/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.37 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.5"982.10 miwest0° 09' 12.3"10.55 misouth982.44 mi
24 hours11° 15' 27.7"760.90 mieast3° 58' 02.9"272.68 misouth813.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 6:36 AM701 km435 miles378 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandWed 6:36 AM778 km483 miles420 nmNorth N
PalikirWed 5:36 AM1182 km735 miles638 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaWed 6:36 AM1349 km838 miles728 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenWed 6:36 AM1420 km883 miles767 nmSouth S
Baker IslandTue 6:36 AM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayTue 7:36 AM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmNortheast NE
HagåtñaWed 4:36 AM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmWest W
HoniaraWed 5:36 AM2543 km1580 miles1373 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 6:36 AM2643 km1642 miles1427 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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