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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: 44%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 52' North, Longitude: 136° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.00 meters/second, 1598.4 km/hour, 993.2 miles/hour or 863.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.3"993.13 miwest0° 10' 28.4"12.00 misouth993.44 mi
24 hours11° 20' 57.3"775.74 mieast4° 24' 59.7"303.52 misouth836.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 5:32 AM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 5:32 AM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteWed 5:32 AM3232 km2008 miles1745 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los AngelesWed 7:32 AM3384 km2103 miles1827 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloWed 8:32 AM3519 km2187 miles1900 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoWed 7:32 AM3519 km2187 miles1900 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixWed 8:32 AM3733 km2320 miles2016 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasWed 7:32 AM3742 km2325 miles2021 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownWed 7:32 AM3827 km2378 miles2066 nmSouth S
RarotongaWed 5:32 AM4159 km2584 miles2246 nmSouthwest SW
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