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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, September 10, 2012 at 7:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 29%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 12' North, Longitude: 179° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.72 meters/second, 1525.4 km/hour, 947.8 miles/hour or 823.7 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' 05.0"0.09 miSouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 30' 15.5"947.55 miWest0° 05' 00.9"5.75 miSouth947.81 mi
24 hours11° 52' 51.6"776.25 miEast2° 26' 51.0"168.32 miSouth799.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayMon 8:34 AM1019 km633 miles550 nmNorth N
Wake IslandTue 7:34 AM1468 km912 miles793 nmWest W
MajuroTue 7:34 AM1671 km1038 miles902 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 7:34 AM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 7:34 AM2135 km1327 miles1153 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 9:34 AM2260 km1404 miles1220 nmEast E
YarenTue 7:34 AM2647 km1645 miles1429 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 6:34 AM2783 km1729 miles1503 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiTue 7:34 AM3070 km1907 miles1657 nmSouth S
KiritimatiTue 9:34 AM3074 km1910 miles1660 nmSoutheast SE

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