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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: 21%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 48' South, Longitude: 175° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.06 meters/second, 1519.4 km/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.74 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 misouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 24' 46.8"943.89 miwest0° 06' 07.1"7.01 misouth943.62 mi
24 hours345° 47' 45.0"930.21 miwest1° 49' 53.0"125.98 misouth933.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NadiThu 3:36 PM189 km117 miles102 nmNortheast NE
LautokaThu 3:36 PM206 km128 miles111 nmNortheast NE
SuvaThu 3:36 PM270 km168 miles146 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaThu 2:36 PM818 km508 miles442 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 4:36 PM959 km596 miles518 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuganvilleThu 2:36 PM1004 km624 miles542 nmWest-northwest WNW
PangaiThu 4:36 PM1023 km636 miles552 nmEast E
NoumeaThu 2:36 PM1064 km661 miles575 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiThu 3:36 PM1191 km740 miles643 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ApiaThu 4:36 PM1420 km882 miles767 nmEast-northeast ENE
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