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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: 66%

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 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 49' South, Longitude: 178° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.64 meters/second, 1532.3 km/hour, 952.1 miles/hour or 827.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"15.87 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 27' 14.6"951.97 miwest0° 06' 54.6"7.92 minorth952.31 mi
24 hours12° 47' 08.9"842.14 mieast3° 11' 12.6"219.15 minorth877.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SuvaMon 7:06 PM315 km196 miles170 nmWest W
LautokaMon 7:06 PM417 km259 miles225 nmWest W
NadiMon 7:06 PM420 km261 miles227 nmWest W
NeiafuMon 8:06 PM499 km310 miles269 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiMon 8:06 PM501 km311 miles270 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaMon 8:06 PM513 km319 miles277 nmSoutheast SE
Mata-UtuMon 7:06 PM565 km351 miles305 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salelologa (Savai'i)Mon 8:06 PM821 km510 miles443 nmEast-northeast ENE
ApiaMon 8:06 PM856 km532 miles462 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSun 8:06 PM929 km577 miles502 nmEast E
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