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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: 74%

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 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 57' North, Longitude: 171° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.29 meters/second, 1509.5 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.4"937.67 miwest0° 00' 51.7"0.99 minorth937.63 mi
24 hours348° 18' 07.2"755.85 miwest0° 06' 22.2"7.30 misouth756.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSat 4:26 AM529 km329 miles286 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayFri 5:26 AM1392 km865 miles752 nmNortheast NE
MajuroSat 4:26 AM1528 km949 miles825 nmSouth S
PalikirSat 3:26 AM2107 km1310 miles1138 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSat 4:26 AM2169 km1347 miles1171 nmSouth S
YarenSat 4:26 AM2426 km1508 miles1310 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandFri 4:26 AM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaSat 2:26 AM2947 km1831 miles1591 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluFri 6:26 AM3190 km1982 miles1722 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 4:26 AM3371 km2094 miles1820 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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