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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 20:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' North, Longitude: 150° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.98 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.8"995.27 miwest0° 10' 44.4"12.30 misouth995.56 mi
24 hours11° 23' 23.5"780.24 mieast4° 30' 24.7"309.69 misouth842.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WenoThu 6:34 AM195 km121 miles105 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaThu 6:34 AM848 km527 miles458 nmNorthwest NW
PalikirThu 7:34 AM891 km554 miles481 nmEast E
SaipanThu 6:34 AM932 km579 miles503 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JayapuraThu 5:34 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokThu 5:34 AM1715 km1065 miles926 nmWest W
Port MoresbyThu 6:34 AM1956 km1215 miles1056 nmSouth S
ManokwariThu 5:34 AM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 8:34 AM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandThu 8:34 AM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmNortheast NE

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