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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 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 18' North
Longitude: 167° 12' 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"982.18 miwest0° 09' 12.3"10.55 misouth982.52 mi
24 hours11° 15' 27.8"760.96 mieast3° 58' 04.4"272.73 misouth813.16 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 AM718 km446 miles388 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandWed 6:36 AM776 km482 miles419 nmNorth N
PalikirWed 5:36 AM1157 km719 miles625 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaWed 6:36 AM1362 km847 miles736 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenWed 6:36 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmSouth S
Baker IslandTue 6:36 AM2244 km1395 miles1212 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayTue 7:36 AM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmNortheast NE
HagåtñaWed 4:36 AM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmWest W
HoniaraWed 5:36 AM2533 km1574 miles1368 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 6:36 AM2658 km1651 miles1435 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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