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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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 52' North
Longitude: 164° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.48 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' 01.3"0.03 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.7"938.09 miwest0° 01' 24.7"1.62 misouth938.17 mi
24 hours11° 42' 31.8"756.99 mieast1° 00' 48.1"69.72 misouth762.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 5:36 AM725 km451 miles392 nmEast E
MidwaySat 4:36 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSun 5:36 AM2254 km1400 miles1217 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandSat 3:36 AM2615 km1625 miles1412 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandSun 3:36 AM2986 km1855 miles1612 nmWest W
MajuroSun 3:36 AM2995 km1861 miles1617 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSun 3:36 AM3230 km2007 miles1744 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSun 4:36 AM3417 km2123 miles1845 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adak *Sat 6:36 AM3590 km2231 miles1938 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Unalaska *Sat 7:36 AM3664 km2277 miles1979 nmNorth N
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