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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 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 55' North
Longitude: 158° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.40 meters/second, 1509.8 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' 50.6"937.91 miwest0° 01' 03.8"1.22 minorth937.86 mi
24 hours11° 41' 37.3"755.75 mieast0° 01' 25.8"1.64 misouth755.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 4:20 AM52 km32 miles28 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Napili-HonokowaiFri 4:20 AM152 km94 miles82 nmEast E
WailukuFri 4:20 AM170 km106 miles92 nmEast E
LihueFri 4:20 AM173 km107 miles93 nmNorthwest NW
HiloFri 4:20 AM346 km215 miles187 nmEast-southeast ESE
MidwayFri 3:20 AM2106 km1309 miles1137 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 4:20 AM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmSouth S
Baker IslandFri 2:20 AM3039 km1889 miles1641 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSat 2:20 AM3635 km2259 miles1963 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 3:20 AM3644 km2264 miles1968 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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