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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: 31%
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 21:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 18' North
Longitude: 148° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.29 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 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' 10.5"1002.74 miwest0° 11' 47.9"13.51 misouth1002.93 mi
24 hours11° 42' 44.4"808.87 mieast4° 50' 13.7"332.37 misouth875.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraFri 6:28 AM1055 km656 miles570 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 8:28 AM1174 km729 miles634 nmEast-northeast ENE
Guam (Hagåtña)Fri 7:28 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbyFri 7:28 AM1414 km879 miles764 nmSouth S
MelekeokFri 6:28 AM1576 km979 miles851 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariFri 6:28 AM1640 km1019 miles886 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraFri 8:28 AM1918 km1191 miles1035 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 9:28 AM2124 km1320 miles1147 nmEast E
CairnsFri 7:28 AM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmSouth S
MajuroFri 9:28 AM2583 km1605 miles1395 nmEast E
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