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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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 09' North
Longitude: 171° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.86 meters/second, 1525.9 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 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"947.91 miwest0° 05' 04.6"5.82 misouth948.17 mi
24 hours348° 07' 11.8"776.48 miwest2° 28' 15.4"169.95 misouth800.27 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 8:10 AM525 km326 miles284 nmWest W
MajuroTue 8:10 AM1328 km825 miles717 nmSouth S
MidwayMon 9:10 AM1503 km934 miles812 nmNortheast NE
TarawaTue 8:10 AM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmSouth S
PalikirTue 7:10 AM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmSouthwest SW
YarenTue 8:10 AM2237 km1390 miles1208 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandMon 8:10 AM2465 km1532 miles1331 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Guam (Hagåtña)Tue 6:10 AM2938 km1826 miles1586 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 8:10 AM3170 km1970 miles1712 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluMon 10:10 AM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmEast E
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