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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: 42%
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 20:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 60' North
Longitude: 151° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.97 meters/second, 1601.9 km/hour, 995.4 miles/hour or 865.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.9"995.30 miwest0° 10' 44.1"12.30 misouth995.59 mi
24 hours11° 23' 20.8"780.22 mieast4° 30' 19.6"309.61 misouth842.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WenoThu 6:28 AM82 km51 miles44 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirThu 7:28 AM763 km474 miles412 nmEast E
HagåtñaThu 6:28 AM942 km585 miles509 nmNorthwest NW
SaipanThu 6:28 AM1003 km623 miles542 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraThu 5:28 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokThu 5:28 AM1845 km1146 miles996 nmWest W
YarenThu 8:28 AM1969 km1223 miles1063 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyThu 6:28 AM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandThu 8:28 AM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraThu 7:28 AM2151 km1336 miles1161 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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