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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: 98%

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 Monday, October 1, 2012 at 15:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 28' North, Longitude: 142° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.19 meters/second, 1581.1 km/hour, 982.4 miles/hour or 853.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.37 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 32' 34.6"982.32 miwest0° 08' 56.5"10.25 minorth982.09 mi
24 hours11° 03' 12.6"746.66 mieast3° 16' 34.5"225.26 minorth775.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaTue 1:18 AM271 km169 miles146 nmEast-northeast ENE
SaipanTue 1:18 AM466 km289 miles251 nmNortheast NE
MelekeokTue 12:18 AM1021 km634 miles551 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraTue 12:18 AM1671 km1038 miles902 nmSouth S
ManokwariTue 12:18 AM1743 km1083 miles941 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirTue 2:18 AM1828 km1136 miles987 nmEast-southeast ESE
DavaoMon 11:18 PM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManadoMon 11:18 PM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaMon 11:18 PM2336 km1451 miles1261 nmWest W
Port MoresbyTue 1:18 AM2479 km1541 miles1339 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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