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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 20:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 29' North, Longitude: 162° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.21 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.3 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' 12.4"1002.58 miwest0° 11' 45.9"13.47 misouth1002.77 mi
24 hours11° 41' 43.3"807.54 mieast4° 49' 41.2"331.76 misouth874.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TofolFri 7:28 AM206 km128 miles111 nmNorth N
KoloniaFri 7:28 AM631 km392 miles341 nmNorthwest NW
PalikirFri 7:28 AM632 km393 miles341 nmNorthwest NW
YarenFri 8:28 AM644 km400 miles348 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroFri 8:28 AM1022 km635 miles552 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaFri 8:28 AM1165 km724 miles629 nmEast E
HoniaraFri 7:28 AM1462 km908 miles789 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 8:28 AM1798 km1117 miles971 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyFri 6:28 AM2241 km1393 miles1210 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 8:28 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmSoutheast SE
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