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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 = Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 3:42:00 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: 34%

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 Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 15:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 25' North, Longitude: 127° 47' 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 miSouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.2"1001.55 miWest0° 11' 35.6"13.28 miSouth1001.77 mi
24 hours11° 37' 07.7"801.30 miEast4° 46' 47.0"328.41 miSouth867.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloThu 8:42 AM3256 km2023 miles1758 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownThu 7:42 AM3272 km2033 miles1767 nmSouth S
KiritimatiFri 5:42 AM3297 km2049 miles1780 nmWest W
PapeeteThu 5:42 AM3410 km2119 miles1841 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesThu 7:42 AM3425 km2128 miles1850 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 9:42 AM3524 km2190 miles1903 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixThu 8:42 AM3603 km2239 miles1946 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoThu 7:42 AM3734 km2320 miles2016 nmNorth N
Las VegasThu 7:42 AM3742 km2325 miles2021 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluThu 5:42 AM3748 km2329 miles2024 nmWest-northwest WNW

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