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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 8:28:00 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 20:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 30' North, Longitude: 163° 00' 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"1002.51 miWest0° 11' 45.8"13.47 miSouth1002.70 mi
24 hours11° 41' 42.1"807.46 miEast4° 49' 40.5"331.72 miSouth873.97 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 AM203 km126 miles110 nmNorth N
YarenFri 8:28 AM623 km387 miles336 nmSoutheast SE
KoloniaFri 7:28 AM655 km407 miles354 nmNorthwest NW
PalikirFri 7:28 AM656 km408 miles354 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroFri 8:28 AM994 km618 miles537 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaFri 8:28 AM1135 km705 miles613 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraFri 7:28 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 8:28 AM1791 km1113 miles967 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiFri 8:28 AM2237 km1390 miles1208 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyFri 6:28 AM2264 km1407 miles1223 nmSouthwest SW

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