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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: 32%
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 20:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 31' North
Longitude: 165° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.20 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' 12.7"1002.55 miwest0° 11' 45.5"13.47 misouth1002.74 mi
24 hours11° 41' 33.2"807.32 mieast4° 49' 35.7"331.65 misouth873.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenFri 8:18 AM490 km304 miles264 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroFri 8:18 AM781 km485 miles422 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirFri 7:18 AM861 km535 miles465 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaFri 8:18 AM903 km561 miles488 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraFri 7:18 AM1544 km960 miles834 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 8:18 AM1751 km1088 miles946 nmNorth N
FunafutiFri 8:18 AM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandThu 8:18 AM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmEast E
Port VilaFri 7:18 AM2377 km1477 miles1283 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyFri 6:18 AM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmSouthwest SW
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