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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: 99%

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 Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 13' North, Longitude: 151° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.18 meters/second, 1617.1 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 52.2"1004.78 miwest0° 11' 14.5"12.87 minorth1004.77 mi
24 hours10° 49' 58.2"748.20 mieast4° 21' 52.7"299.93 minorth803.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 11:18 PM615 km382 miles332 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluFri 11:18 PM2102 km1306 miles1135 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteFri 11:18 PM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmSouth S
FakaofoSat 10:18 PM2550 km1584 miles1377 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 9:18 PM2747 km1707 miles1483 nmWest W
RarotongaFri 11:18 PM2835 km1761 miles1531 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaSat 10:18 PM2887 km1794 miles1559 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiFri 10:18 PM3151 km1958 miles1701 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 9:18 PM3451 km2145 miles1864 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 10:18 PM3697 km2297 miles1996 nmSouthwest SW
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