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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 8:08:00 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: 32%

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 20:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 34' North, Longitude: 167° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.19 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miSouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.1"1002.45 miWest0° 11' 45.2"13.46 miSouth1002.64 mi
24 hours11° 41' 22.0"807.01 miEast4° 49' 29.4"331.51 miSouth873.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenFri 8:08 AM465 km289 miles251 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 8:08 AM553 km344 miles299 nmNortheast NE
TarawaFri 8:08 AM620 km386 miles335 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirFri 7:08 AM1136 km706 miles613 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraFri 7:08 AM1682 km1045 miles908 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 8:08 AM1744 km1084 miles942 nmNorth N
Baker IslandThu 8:08 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiFri 8:08 AM1837 km1141 miles992 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaFri 7:08 AM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmSouth S
Suva *Fri 9:08 AM2666 km1656 miles1439 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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