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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: 44%

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 Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 05' South, Longitude: 164° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.93 meters/second, 1497.3 km/hour, 930.4 miles/hour or 808.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.51 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 24' 37.9"930.11 miwest0° 00' 56.8"1.08 minorth930.16 mi
24 hours13° 57' 56.5"901.41 mieast1° 00' 00.7"68.81 minorth907.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaSat 5:24 PM253 km157 miles137 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaSat 5:24 PM558 km347 miles301 nmNortheast NE
LuganvilleSat 5:24 PM685 km426 miles370 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KingstonSat 5:54 PM954 km593 miles515 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BrisbaneSat 4:24 PM1349 km838 miles728 nmSouthwest SW
HoniaraSat 5:24 PM1374 km853 miles742 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaSat 6:24 PM1511 km939 miles816 nmEast E
SydneySat 4:24 PM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsSat 4:24 PM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmWest W
AucklandSat 6:24 PM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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