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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 15:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 25' North
Longitude: 128° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.79 meters/second, 1612.0 km/hour, 1001.7 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' 21.1"1001.62 miwest0° 11' 35.7"13.28 misouth1001.84 mi
24 hours11° 37' 08.8"801.38 mieast4° 46' 47.7"328.45 misouth867.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 5:42 AM3267 km2030 miles1764 nmWest W
AdamstownThu 7:42 AM3269 km2031 miles1765 nmSouth S
HermosilloThu 8:42 AM3270 km2032 miles1766 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteThu 5:42 AM3389 km2106 miles1830 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesThu 7:42 AM3434 km2134 miles1854 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 9:42 AM3550 km2206 miles1917 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixThu 8:42 AM3616 km2247 miles1953 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluThu 5:42 AM3723 km2314 miles2010 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FranciscoThu 7:42 AM3737 km2322 miles2018 nmNorth N
Las VegasThu 7:42 AM3752 km2332 miles2026 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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