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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 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 26' North
Longitude: 146° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.05 meters/second, 1602.2 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 52.9"995.48 miwest0° 10' 15.7"11.76 minorth995.33 mi
24 hours10° 53' 40.4"745.50 mieast3° 52' 34.9"266.44 minorth787.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaMon 12:18 AM577 km358 miles311 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaipanMon 12:18 AM749 km465 miles404 nmNorth N
MelekeokSun 11:18 PM1272 km790 miles687 nmWest W
PalikirMon 1:18 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmEast E
JayapuraSun 11:18 PM1355 km842 miles732 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariSun 11:18 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyMon 12:18 AM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmSouth S
ManadoSun 10:18 PM2481 km1542 miles1340 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraMon 1:18 AM2502 km1554 miles1351 nmSoutheast SE
YarenMon 2:18 AM2511 km1561 miles1356 nmEast-southeast ESE
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