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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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 10:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 45' North, Longitude: 155° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.82 meters/second, 1605.0 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.62 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 32' 54.4"997.22 miwest0° 10' 26.1"11.95 minorth997.08 mi
24 hours10° 52' 36.7"745.57 mieast3° 57' 27.8"272.02 minorth789.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 12:18 AM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluSun 12:18 AM1519 km944 miles820 nmNorth N
Baker IslandSat 10:18 PM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 11:18 PM2560 km1591 miles1382 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSun 12:18 AM2876 km1787 miles1553 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Mon 12:18 AM2976 km1849 miles1607 nmSouthwest SW
MidwaySat 11:18 PM3214 km1997 miles1735 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaSun 12:18 AM3237 km2011 miles1748 nmSouth S
FunafutiSun 10:18 PM3315 km2060 miles1790 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSat 11:18 PM3350 km2082 miles1809 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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