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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 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 57' North, Longitude: 152° 48' 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"944.22 miwest0° 03' 27.3"3.96 minorth944.06 mi
24 hours11° 35' 46.9"754.20 mieast0° 56' 59.5"65.35 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 3:10 AM241 km150 miles130 nmWest W
WailukuThu 3:10 AM400 km249 miles216 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluThu 3:10 AM549 km341 miles296 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 3:10 AM2060 km1280 miles1112 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 2:10 AM2655 km1650 miles1434 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 1:10 AM3382 km2101 miles1826 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Thu 6:10 AM3534 km2196 miles1908 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Thu 6:10 AM3744 km2326 miles2021 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoFri 2:10 AM3820 km2374 miles2063 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Unalaska *Thu 5:10 AM3946 km2452 miles2131 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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