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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: 28%

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 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 04' North, Longitude: 157° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.07 meters/second, 1526.7 km/hour, 948.6 miles/hour or 824.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.81 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 30' 15.6"948.33 miwest0° 05' 10.4"5.93 misouth948.60 mi
24 hours11° 52' 42.3"776.72 mieast2° 30' 31.3"172.53 misouth801.11 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 9:10 AM1000 km622 miles540 nmEast E
PalikirTue 8:10 AM1348 km838 miles728 nmSouth S
HagåtñaTue 7:10 AM1460 km907 miles789 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroTue 9:10 AM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmSoutheast SE
YarenTue 9:10 AM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaTue 6:10 AM2501 km1554 miles1350 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoTue 6:10 AM2516 km1563 miles1359 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaTue 9:10 AM2608 km1621 miles1408 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokTue 6:10 AM2750 km1709 miles1485 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayMon 10:10 AM2784 km1730 miles1503 nmEast-northeast ENE

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