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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 13:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 59' North
Longitude: 160° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.13 meters/second, 1519.7 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' 10.3"944.04 miwest0° 03' 24.6"3.91 minorth943.88 mi
24 hours11° 35' 56.6"754.24 mieast0° 55' 51.2"64.04 minorth754.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LihueThu 3:40 AM232 km144 miles125 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluThu 3:40 AM273 km169 miles147 nmEast-northeast ENE
WailukuThu 3:40 AM384 km239 miles208 nmEast-northeast ENE
HiloThu 3:40 AM522 km324 miles282 nmEast E
MidwayThu 2:40 AM1980 km1230 miles1069 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 3:40 AM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmSouth S
Baker IslandThu 1:40 AM2827 km1757 miles1527 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroFri 1:40 AM3411 km2119 miles1842 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 2:40 AM3469 km2156 miles1873 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 1:40 AM3488 km2167 miles1883 nmWest W
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