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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: 34%
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 Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 27' North
Longitude: 125° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.77 meters/second, 1612.0 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.3"1001.59 miwest0° 11' 35.3"13.27 misouth1001.80 mi
24 hours11° 36' 59.6"801.17 mieast4° 46' 41.0"328.32 misouth867.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloThu 8:32 AM3133 km1947 miles1692 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownThu 7:32 AM3301 km2051 miles1782 nmSouth S
Mexico CityThu 9:32 AM3319 km2062 miles1792 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesThu 7:32 AM3365 km2091 miles1817 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixThu 8:32 AM3505 km2178 miles1893 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiFri 5:32 AM3535 km2197 miles1909 nmWest W
PapeeteThu 5:32 AM3582 km2226 miles1934 nmSouthwest SW
Las VegasThu 7:32 AM3669 km2280 miles1981 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoThu 7:32 AM3704 km2302 miles2000 nmNorth N
Easter Island *Thu 10:32 AM3905 km2426 miles2108 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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