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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: 89%

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 Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 16' North, Longitude: 172° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.73 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.91 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.7"954.28 miwest0° 05' 26.8"6.24 minorth954.05 mi
24 hours348° 33' 11.4"752.02 miwest1° 46' 30.3"122.10 minorth757.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 2:46 AM630 km391 miles340 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroThu 2:46 AM1238 km769 miles668 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 3:46 AM1509 km938 miles815 nmNortheast NE
TarawaThu 2:46 AM1864 km1158 miles1007 nmSouth S
PalikirThu 1:46 AM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmSouthwest SW
YarenThu 2:46 AM2168 km1347 miles1171 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 2:46 AM2333 km1449 miles1260 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaThu 12:46 AM3018 km1876 miles1630 nmWest W
FunafutiThu 2:46 AM3052 km1896 miles1648 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluWed 4:46 AM3117 km1937 miles1683 nmEast E

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