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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 20:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 10' North, Longitude: 174° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.82 meters/second, 1525.8 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.8 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"0.10 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 30' 15.5"947.83 miwest0° 05' 03.6"5.80 misouth948.09 mi
24 hours348° 07' 10.9"776.43 miwest2° 27' 52.7"169.51 misouth800.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandTue 8:00 AM779 km484 miles421 nmWest W
MidwayMon 9:00 AM1329 km826 miles718 nmNortheast NE
MajuroTue 8:00 AM1364 km848 miles737 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaTue 8:00 AM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmSouth S
PalikirTue 7:00 AM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmSouthwest SW
YarenTue 8:00 AM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandMon 8:00 AM2338 km1453 miles1263 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluMon 10:00 AM2940 km1827 miles1588 nmEast E
FunafutiTue 8:00 AM3113 km1934 miles1681 nmSouth S
HagåtñaTue 6:00 AM3190 km1982 miles1723 nmWest W
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