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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 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 58' North, Longitude: 157° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.16 meters/second, 1519.8 km/hour, 944.3 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"944.10 miwest0° 03' 25.5"3.93 minorth943.94 mi
24 hours11° 35' 53.5"754.23 mieast0° 56' 13.9"64.48 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 3:30 AM150 km93 miles81 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluThu 3:30 AM151 km94 miles81 nmNorth N
WailukuThu 3:30 AM156 km97 miles84 nmNortheast NE
Kailua-KonaThu 3:30 AM175 km109 miles95 nmEast-southeast ESE
HiloThu 3:30 AM269 km167 miles145 nmEast E
KiritimatiFri 3:30 AM2003 km1244 miles1081 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 2:30 AM2201 km1368 miles1188 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 1:30 AM3000 km1864 miles1620 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 2:30 AM3570 km2219 miles1928 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 1:30 AM3649 km2268 miles1970 nmWest-southwest WSW
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