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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 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 57' North, Longitude: 168° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.29 meters/second, 1509.4 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"937.65 miwest0° 00' 50.7"0.97 minorth937.61 mi
24 hours348° 18' 06.0"755.86 miwest0° 06' 45.6"7.75 misouth756.18 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 4:36 AM305 km190 miles165 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSat 4:36 AM1547 km961 miles835 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 5:36 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirSat 3:36 AM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSat 4:36 AM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSat 4:36 AM2388 km1484 miles1289 nmSouth S
HagåtñaSat 2:36 AM2702 km1679 miles1459 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 4:36 AM2789 km1733 miles1506 nmSoutheast SE
TokyoSat 1:36 AM3284 km2040 miles1773 nmNorthwest NW
HonoluluFri 6:36 AM3440 km2137 miles1857 nmEast E
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