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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 16:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' North, Longitude: 174° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.52 meters/second, 1510.3 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.5 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"938.19 miwest0° 01' 28.6"1.69 misouth938.27 mi
24 hours11° 42' 29.7"757.03 mieast1° 02' 21.3"71.50 misouth762.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwaySat 5:16 AM866 km538 miles467 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluSat 6:16 AM1729 km1074 miles934 nmEast E
Wake IslandSun 4:16 AM1979 km1230 miles1069 nmWest W
MajuroSun 4:16 AM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSat 4:16 AM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmSouth S
TarawaSun 4:16 AM2543 km1580 miles1373 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSun 6:16 AM2808 km1745 miles1516 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSun 4:16 AM3113 km1934 miles1681 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSun 4:16 AM3321 km2063 miles1793 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirSun 3:16 AM3324 km2065 miles1795 nmWest-southwest WSW
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