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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 1:10:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 89%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 07' North, Longitude: 163° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.11 meters/second, 1537.6 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"15.92 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miNorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.8"955.13 miWest0° 05' 35.0"6.40 miNorth954.90 mi
24 hours11° 26' 03.4"751.84 miEast1° 49' 56.9"126.04 miNorth758.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 3:10 AM731 km454 miles395 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayWed 2:10 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiThu 3:10 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandWed 1:10 AM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroThu 1:10 AM2939 km1826 miles1587 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandThu 1:10 AM3099 km1926 miles1674 nmWest W
TarawaThu 1:10 AM3122 km1940 miles1686 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 2:10 AM3142 km1952 miles1696 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 1:10 AM3479 km2162 miles1879 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Thu 3:10 AM3636 km2259 miles1963 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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