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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 = Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 5:36:00 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 QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:56 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:56 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 16' North, Longitude: 155° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.26 meters/second, 1505.7 km/hour, 935.6 miles/hour or 813.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"15.59 miWest0° 00' 01.6"0.03 miNorth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 30' 31.2"935.28 miWest0° 01' 35.7"1.83 miNorth935.20 mi
24 hours11° 53' 16.9"766.44 miEast0° 10' 15.7"11.77 miNorth766.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WailukuSat 7:36 AM111 km69 miles60 nmWest-southwest WSW
Napili-HonokowaiSat 7:36 AM125 km78 miles68 nmWest-southwest WSW
HiloSat 7:36 AM179 km111 miles97 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kailua-KonaSat 7:36 AM187 km116 miles101 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluSat 7:36 AM243 km151 miles131 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 7:36 AM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmSouth S
MidwaySat 6:36 AM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSat 5:36 AM3260 km2026 miles1760 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Sat 10:36 AM3664 km2277 miles1979 nmNortheast NE
Unalaska *Sat 9:36 AM3737 km2322 miles2018 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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