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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 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' North, Longitude: 162° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.47 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.4 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"0.03 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.7"938.07 miwest0° 01' 23.6"1.60 misouth938.14 mi
24 hours11° 42' 32.3"756.98 mieast1° 00' 24.8"69.27 misouth762.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 5:26 AM475 km295 miles256 nmEast E
WailukuSat 5:26 AM614 km382 miles332 nmEast E
MidwaySat 4:26 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 5:26 AM2173 km1350 miles1174 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandSat 3:26 AM2753 km1710 miles1486 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSun 3:26 AM3222 km2002 miles1740 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSun 3:26 AM3237 km2011 miles1748 nmWest W
TarawaSun 3:26 AM3431 km2132 miles1852 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSun 4:26 AM3482 km2163 miles1880 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adak *Sat 6:26 AM3655 km2271 miles1973 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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