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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: 66%

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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' North, Longitude: 150° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.42 meters/second, 1509.9 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' 30.6"15.64 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.02 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.8"937.96 miwest0° 01' 18.7"1.51 misouth938.03 mi
24 hours11° 42' 34.8"756.93 mieast0° 58' 27.9"67.04 misouth762.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloSat 4:36 AM516 km321 miles279 nmWest-southwest WSW
WailukuSat 4:36 AM644 km400 miles348 nmWest W
HonoluluSat 4:36 AM786 km488 miles424 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 4:36 AM2238 km1391 miles1209 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwaySat 3:36 AM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Francisco *Sat 7:36 AM3270 km2032 miles1765 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sat 7:36 AM3468 km2155 miles1873 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandSat 2:36 AM3653 km2270 miles1972 nmSouthwest SW
Las Vegas *Sat 7:36 AM3804 km2364 miles2054 nmNortheast NE
Seattle *Sat 7:36 AM3885 km2414 miles2098 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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