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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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, August 2, 2012 at 3:28 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:55 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, August 3, 2012 at 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 45' South, Longitude: 167° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.71 meters/second, 1604.6 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.9"997.01 miwest0° 11' 47.6"13.51 minorth997.30 mi
24 hours11° 26' 21.6"785.86 mieast4° 46' 15.5"327.85 minorth854.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenSat 1:58 AM697 km433 miles376 nmNorth N
HoniaraSat 12:58 AM933 km580 miles504 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleSat 12:58 AM974 km605 miles526 nmSouth S
TarawaSat 1:58 AM1061 km659 miles573 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaSat 12:58 AM1216 km756 miles657 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 1:58 AM1255 km780 miles678 nmEast E
MajuroSat 1:58 AM1578 km980 miles852 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaSat 1:58 AM1695 km1053 miles915 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirSat 12:58 AM1863 km1158 miles1006 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandFri 1:58 AM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmEast-northeast ENE
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