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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 8:10:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 52%

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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 03' North, Longitude: 144° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.52 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.39 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.7"983.00 miWest0° 09' 18.4"10.66 miSouth983.34 mi
24 hours11° 15' 38.0"761.78 miEast4° 00' 16.9"275.24 miSouth814.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 6:10 AM157 km98 miles85 nmNorth N
SaipanWed 6:10 AM365 km227 miles197 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColoniaWed 6:10 AM774 km481 miles418 nmWest-southwest WSW
WenoWed 6:10 AM934 km580 miles504 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokWed 5:10 AM1216 km756 miles657 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirWed 7:10 AM1582 km983 miles854 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraWed 5:10 AM1674 km1040 miles904 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariWed 5:10 AM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyWed 6:10 AM2394 km1488 miles1293 nmSouth S
Wake IslandWed 8:10 AM2481 km1542 miles1340 nmEast-northeast ENE

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