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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: 32%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:55 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:55 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 17' North, Longitude: 158° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.25 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' 31.0"935.31 miwest0° 01' 34.4"1.81 minorth935.23 mi
24 hours11° 53' 22.1"766.56 mieast0° 09' 48.4"11.25 minorth766.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 7:46 AM36 km22 miles19 nmEast E
LihueSat 7:46 AM143 km89 miles77 nmWest-northwest WNW
Napili-HonokowaiSat 7:46 AM162 km101 miles87 nmEast-southeast ESE
WailukuSat 7:46 AM182 km113 miles98 nmEast-southeast ESE
HiloSat 7:46 AM369 km229 miles199 nmEast-southeast ESE
MidwaySat 6:46 AM2083 km1294 miles1125 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 7:46 AM2149 km1336 miles1161 nmSouth S
Baker IslandSat 5:46 AM3064 km1904 miles1654 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSun 5:46 AM3643 km2264 miles1967 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSun 5:46 AM3671 km2281 miles1982 nmWest W
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