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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 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 13:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 58' North, Longitude: 156° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.17 meters/second, 1519.8 km/hour, 944.4 miles/hour or 820.6 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' 10.4"944.05 miwest0° 03' 25.8"3.93 minorth943.89 mi
24 hours11° 35' 52.4"754.17 mieast0° 56' 21.0"64.61 minorth754.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kailua-KonaThu 3:28 AM99 km62 miles54 nmEast-southeast ESE
WailukuThu 3:28 AM109 km68 miles59 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Napili-HonokowaiThu 3:28 AM114 km71 miles62 nmNorth N
HonoluluThu 3:28 AM181 km112 miles98 nmNorthwest NW
HiloThu 3:28 AM191 km118 miles103 nmEast E
KiritimatiFri 3:28 AM2003 km1244 miles1081 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 2:28 AM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 1:28 AM3057 km1899 miles1651 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 2:28 AM3605 km2240 miles1947 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 1:28 AM3724 km2314 miles2011 nmWest-southwest WSW
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