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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: 49%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 15' North, Longitude: 157° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.34 meters/second, 1506.0 km/hour, 935.8 miles/hour or 813.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"15.60 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 minorth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 30.9"935.52 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth935.51 mi
24 hours11° 50' 35.4"763.74 mieast0° 24' 46.4"28.41 misouth765.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 6:26 AM12 km8 miles7 nmNortheast NE
Napili-HonokowaiSat 6:26 AM136 km84 miles73 nmEast-southeast ESE
WailukuSat 6:26 AM156 km97 miles84 nmEast-southeast ESE
LihueSat 6:26 AM167 km104 miles90 nmWest-northwest WNW
HiloSat 6:26 AM344 km214 miles186 nmEast-southeast ESE
MidwaySat 5:26 AM2108 km1310 miles1138 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 6:26 AM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmSouth S
Baker IslandSat 4:26 AM3079 km1913 miles1662 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSun 4:26 AM3666 km2278 miles1979 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 5:26 AM3684 km2289 miles1989 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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