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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: 52%

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 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 09' North, Longitude: 153° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.37 meters/second, 1581.7 km/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.38 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.6"982.73 miwest0° 09' 16.2"10.62 misouth983.08 mi
24 hours11° 15' 33.9"761.50 mieast3° 59' 27.4"274.32 misouth814.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirWed 6:34 AM798 km496 miles431 nmSoutheast SE
SaipanWed 5:34 AM870 km541 miles470 nmWest-northwest WNW
HagåtñaWed 5:34 AM925 km575 miles499 nmWest W
Wake IslandWed 7:34 AM1646 km1023 miles889 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroWed 7:34 AM2055 km1277 miles1109 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenWed 7:34 AM2068 km1285 miles1117 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokWed 4:34 AM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraWed 4:34 AM2130 km1323 miles1150 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyWed 5:34 AM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 7:34 AM2491 km1548 miles1345 nmEast-southeast ESE
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