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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: 83%

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 Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 13:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 57' North, Longitude: 152° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.22 meters/second, 1520.0 km/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.74 miwest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.7"944.23 miwest0° 03' 27.5"3.97 minorth944.07 mi
24 hours11° 35' 46.2"754.20 mieast0° 57' 04.1"65.44 minorth754.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloThu 3:08 AM292 km181 miles157 nmWest W
WailukuThu 3:08 AM449 km279 miles243 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluThu 3:08 AM597 km371 miles323 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 3:08 AM2073 km1288 miles1119 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 2:08 AM2701 km1679 miles1459 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 1:08 AM3422 km2126 miles1848 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Thu 6:08 AM3496 km2172 miles1888 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Thu 6:08 AM3701 km2299 miles1998 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoFri 2:08 AM3849 km2391 miles2078 nmSouthwest SW
Unalaska *Thu 5:08 AM3959 km2460 miles2138 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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