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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: 29%

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 Monday, September 10, 2012 at 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 14' North, Longitude: 173° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.64 meters/second, 1525.1 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.80 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 30' 15.4"947.43 miwest0° 04' 58.7"5.71 misouth947.69 mi
24 hours11° 52' 53.7"776.19 mieast2° 25' 59.0"167.34 misouth799.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayMon 8:10 AM1058 km657 miles571 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluMon 9:10 AM1686 km1048 miles910 nmEast E
Wake IslandTue 7:10 AM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmWest W
MajuroTue 7:10 AM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 7:10 AM2125 km1320 miles1147 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 7:10 AM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiTue 9:10 AM2632 km1636 miles1421 nmSoutheast SE
YarenTue 7:10 AM3032 km1884 miles1637 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiTue 7:10 AM3162 km1965 miles1707 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoTue 8:10 AM3176 km1973 miles1715 nmSouth S
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