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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 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 00' North, Longitude: 167° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.05 meters/second, 1519.4 km/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 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' 03.3"0.07 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.7"943.86 miwest0° 03' 21.8"3.86 minorth943.70 mi
24 hours11° 36' 06.5"754.28 mieast0° 54' 42.9"62.74 minorth754.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 4:10 AM996 km619 miles538 nmEast E
MidwayThu 3:10 AM1367 km849 miles738 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiFri 4:10 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandThu 2:10 AM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 2:10 AM2720 km1690 miles1469 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandFri 2:10 AM2729 km1696 miles1474 nmWest W
TarawaFri 2:10 AM2970 km1845 miles1603 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 3:10 AM3277 km2036 miles1769 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 2:10 AM3483 km2164 miles1881 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 2:10 AM3614 km2245 miles1951 nmSouthwest SW
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