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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 14:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 55' North
Longitude: 160° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.39 meters/second, 1509.8 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.2 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' 50.5"937.89 miwest0° 01' 02.9"1.20 minorth937.84 mi
24 hours11° 41' 38.6"755.76 mieast0° 01' 49.2"2.09 misouth755.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LihueFri 4:30 AM169 km105 miles91 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluFri 4:30 AM283 km176 miles153 nmEast E
WailukuFri 4:30 AM421 km262 miles228 nmEast E
HiloFri 4:30 AM587 km365 miles317 nmEast-southeast ESE
MidwayFri 3:30 AM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 4:30 AM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmSouth S
Baker IslandFri 2:30 AM2874 km1786 miles1552 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSat 2:30 AM3401 km2113 miles1837 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSat 2:30 AM3429 km2131 miles1852 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 3:30 AM3548 km2205 miles1916 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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