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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, October 5, 2012 at 2:20:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 75%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' North, Longitude: 157° 52' 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"937.85 miWest0° 01' 04.0"1.22 miNorth937.79 mi
24 hours11° 41' 37.2"755.70 miEast0° 01' 23.1"1.59 miSouth755.76 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 AM44 km27 miles24 nmNorth N
Napili-HonokowaiFri 4:20 AM124 km77 miles67 nmEast E
WailukuFri 4:20 AM141 km88 miles76 nmEast E
LihueFri 4:20 AM195 km121 miles105 nmNorthwest NW
Kailua-KonaFri 4:20 AM241 km150 miles130 nmSoutheast SE
HiloFri 4:20 AM320 km199 miles173 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiSat 4:20 AM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 3:20 AM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 2:20 AM3059 km1901 miles1652 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSat 2:20 AM3647 km2266 miles1969 nmWest-southwest WSW

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