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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, July 11, 2012 at 1:48 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, July 19, 2012 at 4:25 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at 23:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 25' North, Longitude: 169° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.06 meters/second, 1541.0 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.96 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 30' 11.6"957.35 miwest0° 07' 11.8"8.25 misouth957.69 mi
24 hours11° 50' 02.4"781.22 mieast3° 16' 39.6"225.39 misouth819.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 1:08 PM1260 km783 miles680 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayWed 12:08 PM1464 km910 miles790 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandWed 11:08 AM2068 km1285 miles1116 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiThu 1:08 PM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroThu 11:08 AM2419 km1503 miles1306 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandThu 11:08 AM2566 km1595 miles1386 nmWest W
TarawaThu 11:08 AM2637 km1639 miles1424 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 12:08 PM2971 km1846 miles1604 nmSouth S
FunafutiThu 11:08 AM3141 km1952 miles1696 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenThu 11:08 AM3292 km2045 miles1777 nmSouthwest SW
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