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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: 33%

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 16:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 15' North, Longitude: 140° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.87 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.7"1001.81 miwest0° 11' 37.6"13.31 misouth1002.02 mi
24 hours11° 37' 54.8"802.43 mieast4° 47' 20.2"329.07 misouth868.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 6:32 AM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmWest W
PapeeteThu 6:32 AM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluThu 6:32 AM2688 km1670 miles1451 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownThu 8:32 AM3421 km2126 miles1847 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaThu 6:32 AM3541 km2200 miles1912 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 5:32 AM3763 km2338 miles2032 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesThu 8:32 AM4002 km2487 miles2161 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Fri 6:32 AM4025 km2501 miles2173 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 4:32 AM4065 km2526 miles2195 nmWest W
San FranciscoThu 8:32 AM4125 km2563 miles2228 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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