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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: 65%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 24, 2012 at 03:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 13' South, Longitude: 127° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.57 meters/second, 1528.5 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"15.83 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 27' 00.1"949.50 miwest0° 06' 32.8"7.51 minorth949.82 mi
24 hours12° 53' 01.8"846.63 mieast3° 03' 32.2"210.35 minorth879.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 7:32 PM821 km510 miles443 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Gambier IslandsSun 6:32 PM984 km612 miles532 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sun 10:32 PM2068 km1285 miles1117 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteSun 5:32 PM2383 km1481 miles1287 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 5:32 PM3438 km2136 miles1857 nmWest W
KiritimatiMon 5:32 PM3991 km2480 miles2155 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 4:32 PM4510 km2803 miles2435 nmWest W
ApiaMon 4:32 PM4797 km2981 miles2590 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 4:32 PM5038 km3131 miles2720 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico City *Sun 10:32 PM5163 km3208 miles2788 nmNortheast NE

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