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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 13:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 57' North, Longitude: 154° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.19 meters/second, 1519.9 km/hour, 944.4 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' 10.5"944.17 miwest0° 03' 26.6"3.95 minorth944.01 mi
24 hours11° 35' 49.6"754.21 mieast0° 56' 41.3"65.00 minorth754.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloThu 3:18 AM46 km29 miles25 nmSouthwest SW
Kailua-KonaThu 3:18 AM137 km85 miles74 nmWest-southwest WSW
WailukuThu 3:18 AM211 km131 miles114 nmWest-northwest WNW
Napili-HonokowaiThu 3:18 AM232 km144 miles125 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluThu 3:18 AM359 km223 miles194 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 3:18 AM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 2:18 AM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 1:18 AM3224 km2004 miles1741 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Thu 6:18 AM3689 km2292 miles1992 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoFri 2:18 AM3713 km2307 miles2005 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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