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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 = Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at 11:08:00 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

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 1:49 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, July 19, 2012 at 4:26 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: 168° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.05 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' 11.5"957.27 miWest0° 07' 11.8"8.25 miSouth957.62 mi
24 hours11° 50' 02.9"781.16 miEast3° 16' 37.4"225.33 miSouth819.29 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 PM1234 km767 miles666 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayWed 12:08 PM1480 km919 miles799 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 11:08 AM2080 km1292 miles1123 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiThu 1:08 PM2133 km1325 miles1152 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroThu 11:08 AM2431 km1510 miles1313 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandThu 11:08 AM2595 km1612 miles1401 nmWest W
TarawaThu 11:08 AM2659 km1652 miles1436 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 12:08 PM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmSouth S
FunafutiThu 11:08 AM3155 km1960 miles1704 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenThu 11:08 AM3316 km2060 miles1790 nmSouthwest SW

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