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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 = Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 8:28:00 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: 42%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 20:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 60' North, Longitude: 151° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.97 meters/second, 1601.9 km/hour, 995.4 miles/hour or 864.9 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"995.23 miWest0° 10' 43.9"12.29 miSouth995.52 mi
24 hours11° 23' 20.2"780.14 miEast4° 30' 18.5"309.57 miSouth842.56 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 AM65 km41 miles35 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirThu 7:28 AM733 km455 miles396 nmEast E
HagåtñaThu 6:28 AM964 km599 miles521 nmNorthwest NW
SaipanThu 6:28 AM1021 km635 miles551 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraThu 5:28 AM1681 km1044 miles908 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokThu 5:28 AM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmWest W
YarenThu 8:28 AM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyThu 6:28 AM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandThu 8:28 AM2048 km1273 miles1106 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraThu 7:28 AM2138 km1328 miles1154 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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