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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: 48%

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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 15' North, Longitude: 173° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.32 meters/second, 1505.9 km/hour, 935.7 miles/hour or 813.1 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' 00.0"0.00 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 29.3"935.48 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth935.48 mi
24 hours348° 08' 58.1"764.20 miwest0° 29' 37.8"33.98 misouth766.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSun 6:26 AM702 km436 miles379 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwaySat 7:26 AM1239 km770 miles669 nmNortheast NE
MajuroSun 6:26 AM1572 km977 miles849 nmSouth S
TarawaSun 6:26 AM2194 km1363 miles1185 nmSouth S
PalikirSun 5:26 AM2253 km1400 miles1216 nmSouthwest SW
YarenSun 6:26 AM2500 km1553 miles1350 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSat 6:26 AM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluSat 8:26 AM3016 km1874 miles1629 nmEast E
HagåtñaSun 4:26 AM3121 km1939 miles1685 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSun 6:26 AM3361 km2088 miles1815 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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