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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: 65%
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 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 50' North
Longitude: 173° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.58 meters/second, 1510.5 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.6 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' 01.5"0.03 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.7"938.32 miwest0° 01' 33.5"1.79 misouth938.40 mi
24 hours348° 17' 33.0"757.08 miwest1° 04' 17.8"73.72 misouth763.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSun 5:06 AM728 km452 miles393 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwaySat 6:06 AM1240 km771 miles670 nmNortheast NE
MajuroSun 5:06 AM1533 km952 miles828 nmSouth S
TarawaSun 5:06 AM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmSouth S
PalikirSun 4:06 AM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmSouthwest SW
YarenSun 5:06 AM2467 km1533 miles1332 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSat 5:06 AM2534 km1575 miles1368 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluSat 7:06 AM2982 km1853 miles1610 nmEast E
HagåtñaSun 3:06 AM3151 km1958 miles1701 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 5:06 AM3308 km2055 miles1786 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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