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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 3:36:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 21%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 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: 176° 14' East

The ground speed is currently 422.07 meters/second, 1519.4 kilometres/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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"943.83 miWest0° 06' 07.1"7.02 miSouth943.57 mi
24 hours345° 47' 45.5"930.15 miWest1° 49' 56.5"126.04 miSouth933.47 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SigatokaThu 3:36 PM153 km95 miles83 nmEast-northeast ENE
NadiThu 3:36 PM166 km103 miles90 nmNortheast NE
LautokaThu 3:36 PM185 km115 miles100 nmNortheast NE
SuvaThu 3:36 PM242 km151 miles131 nmEast-northeast ENE
LevukaThu 3:36 PM301 km187 miles163 nmEast-northeast ENE
LabasaThu 3:36 PM423 km263 miles229 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaThu 2:36 PM846 km526 miles457 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 4:36 PM932 km579 miles503 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiThu 4:36 PM995 km618 miles537 nmEast E
Mata-UtuThu 3:36 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmNortheast NE

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