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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 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 50' North, Longitude: 170° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.59 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"938.34 miwest0° 01' 34.4"1.81 misouth938.43 mi
24 hours348° 17' 33.7"757.09 miwest1° 04' 41.1"74.17 misouth763.35 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 5:16 AM486 km302 miles262 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwaySat 6:16 AM1434 km891 miles774 nmNortheast NE
MajuroSun 5:16 AM1514 km941 miles817 nmSouth S
PalikirSun 4:16 AM2069 km1285 miles1117 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSun 5:16 AM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmSouth S
YarenSun 5:16 AM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmSouth S
Baker IslandSat 5:16 AM2659 km1652 miles1436 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaSun 3:16 AM2904 km1804 miles1568 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSat 7:16 AM3232 km2008 miles1745 nmEast E
FunafutiSun 5:16 AM3368 km2093 miles1819 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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