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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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 52' North
Longitude: 137° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.01 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"993.15 miwest0° 10' 28.5"12.00 misouth993.46 mi
24 hours11° 20' 58.3"775.77 mieast4° 25' 01.8"303.56 misouth836.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 5:34 AM2333 km1450 miles1260 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 5:34 AM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteWed 5:34 AM3208 km1994 miles1732 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los AngelesWed 7:34 AM3413 km2120 miles1843 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoWed 7:34 AM3540 km2200 miles1912 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloWed 8:34 AM3559 km2211 miles1922 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixWed 8:34 AM3768 km2341 miles2034 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasWed 7:34 AM3772 km2344 miles2037 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownWed 7:34 AM3837 km2384 miles2072 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaWed 5:34 AM4127 km2564 miles2228 nmSouthwest SW
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