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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 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 08' North, Longitude: 169° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.89 meters/second, 1526.0 km/hour, 948.2 miles/hour or 824.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.80 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 30' 15.5"947.93 miwest0° 05' 05.6"5.84 misouth948.19 mi
24 hours348° 07' 12.7"776.48 miwest2° 28' 38.1"170.37 misouth800.36 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 8:20 AM272 km169 miles147 nmWest W
MajuroTue 8:20 AM1343 km834 miles725 nmSouth S
MidwayMon 9:20 AM1695 km1053 miles915 nmNortheast NE
PalikirTue 7:20 AM1805 km1122 miles975 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaTue 8:20 AM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 8:20 AM2190 km1361 miles1182 nmSouth S
Baker IslandMon 8:20 AM2613 km1623 miles1411 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaTue 6:20 AM2686 km1669 miles1451 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 8:20 AM3249 km2019 miles1754 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraTue 7:20 AM3319 km2062 miles1792 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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