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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: 38%

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 Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 42' North, Longitude: 168° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.72 meters/second, 1511.0 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.65 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 16.5"938.57 miwest0° 02' 37.0"3.00 misouth938.71 mi
24 hours348° 06' 06.9"769.99 miwest1° 30' 33.8"103.83 misouth780.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandMon 7:34 AM245 km152 miles132 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroMon 7:34 AM1529 km950 miles826 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwaySun 8:34 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirMon 6:34 AM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaMon 7:34 AM2190 km1361 miles1183 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenMon 7:34 AM2355 km1464 miles1272 nmSouth S
HagåtñaMon 5:34 AM2642 km1642 miles1427 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 7:34 AM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoMon 4:34 AM3256 km2023 miles1758 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiMon 7:34 AM3440 km2138 miles1858 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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