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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 8:38:00 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 20:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 28' North, Longitude: 160° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.23 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.7 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' 11.7"0.22 miSouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.2"1002.53 miWest0° 11' 46.2"13.48 miSouth1002.73 mi
24 hours11° 41' 52.2"807.68 miEast4° 49' 46.2"331.83 miSouth874.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirFri 7:38 AM467 km290 miles252 nmNorthwest NW
KoloniaFri 7:38 AM468 km291 miles253 nmNorthwest NW
YarenFri 8:38 AM833 km518 miles450 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroFri 8:38 AM1262 km784 miles682 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaFri 8:38 AM1399 km869 miles756 nmEast E
HoniaraFri 7:38 AM1427 km887 miles771 nmSouth S
Wake IslandFri 8:38 AM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyFri 6:38 AM2061 km1281 miles1113 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaFri 6:38 AM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraFri 5:38 AM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmWest-southwest WSW

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