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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 13:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 58' North
Longitude: 157° 09' 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"944.11 miwest0° 03' 25.7"3.93 minorth943.95 mi
24 hours11° 35' 52.8"754.23 mieast0° 56' 18.5"64.57 minorth754.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Napili-HonokowaiThu 3:28 AM122 km76 miles66 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WailukuThu 3:28 AM122 km76 miles66 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kailua-KonaThu 3:28 AM126 km78 miles68 nmEast-southeast ESE
HonoluluThu 3:28 AM166 km103 miles90 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HiloThu 3:28 AM219 km136 miles118 nmEast E
KiritimatiFri 3:28 AM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 2:28 AM2246 km1395 miles1213 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 1:28 AM3037 km1887 miles1640 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 2:28 AM3593 km2232 miles1940 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 1:28 AM3697 km2297 miles1996 nmWest-southwest WSW
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