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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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' North, Longitude: 167° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.49 meters/second, 1510.2 km/hour, 938.4 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"938.12 miwest0° 01' 25.5"1.64 misouth938.19 mi
24 hours11° 42' 31.4"757.00 mieast1° 01' 11.4"70.16 misouth762.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 5:46 AM976 km606 miles527 nmEast E
MidwaySat 4:46 AM1309 km813 miles707 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSun 5:46 AM2361 km1467 miles1275 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandSat 3:46 AM2498 km1552 miles1349 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandSun 3:46 AM2734 km1699 miles1476 nmWest W
MajuroSun 3:46 AM2774 km1724 miles1498 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSun 3:46 AM3039 km1888 miles1641 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSun 4:46 AM3372 km2095 miles1821 nmSouth S
Adak *Sat 6:46 AM3536 km2197 miles1909 nmNorth N
FunafutiSun 3:46 AM3572 km2219 miles1929 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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