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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 8:18:00 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 20:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 32' North, Longitude: 165° 25' 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' 12.9"1002.48 miWest0° 11' 45.5"13.47 miSouth1002.67 mi
24 hours11° 41' 32.0"807.24 miEast4° 49' 35.1"331.61 miSouth873.75 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 AM479 km297 miles258 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroFri 8:18 AM755 km469 miles408 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaFri 8:18 AM874 km543 miles472 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirFri 7:18 AM887 km551 miles479 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraFri 7:18 AM1556 km967 miles840 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 8:18 AM1748 km1086 miles944 nmNorth N
FunafutiFri 8:18 AM2029 km1261 miles1096 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandThu 8:18 AM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmEast E
Port VilaFri 7:18 AM2373 km1474 miles1281 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyFri 6:18 AM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmSouthwest SW

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