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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: 56%
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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 16:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 48' North
Longitude: 165° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.39 meters/second, 1520.6 km/hour, 944.9 miles/hour or 821.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.75 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.2"944.64 miwest0° 03' 49.3"4.38 misouth944.83 mi
24 hours11° 39' 47.7"759.24 mieast1° 57' 38.3"134.86 misouth775.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 6:26 AM784 km487 miles423 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwaySun 5:26 AM1548 km962 miles836 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiMon 6:26 AM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandSun 4:26 AM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroMon 4:26 AM2907 km1806 miles1570 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandMon 4:26 AM2951 km1834 miles1593 nmWest W
TarawaMon 4:26 AM3125 km1942 miles1688 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoMon 5:26 AM3293 km2046 miles1778 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiMon 4:26 AM3568 km2217 miles1926 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adak *Sun 7:26 AM3695 km2296 miles1995 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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