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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: 75%

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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' North, Longitude: 155° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.41 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.7"937.93 miwest0° 01' 04.9"1.24 minorth937.88 mi
24 hours11° 41' 36.0"755.74 mieast0° 01' 02.3"1.19 misouth755.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WailukuFri 4:10 AM82 km51 miles44 nmWest W
Napili-HonokowaiFri 4:10 AM100 km62 miles54 nmWest W
Kailua-KonaFri 4:10 AM144 km90 miles78 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HiloFri 4:10 AM150 km93 miles81 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluFri 4:10 AM227 km141 miles123 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 4:10 AM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 3:10 AM2334 km1450 miles1260 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 2:10 AM3218 km2000 miles1738 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Fri 7:10 AM3703 km2301 miles2000 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoSat 3:10 AM3756 km2334 miles2028 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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