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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 18:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 42' North
Longitude: 169° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.69 meters/second, 1521.7 km/hour, 945.5 miles/hour or 821.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.76 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.08 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.8"945.30 miwest0° 03' 59.2"4.57 misouth945.51 mi
24 hours348° 20' 28.1"759.48 miwest2° 01' 29.9"139.28 misouth776.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandMon 6:10 AM317 km197 miles171 nmWest W
MajuroMon 6:10 AM1398 km869 miles755 nmSouth S
MidwaySun 7:10 AM1622 km1008 miles876 nmNortheast NE
PalikirMon 5:10 AM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaMon 6:10 AM2054 km1277 miles1109 nmSouth S
YarenMon 6:10 AM2257 km1402 miles1219 nmSouth S
Baker IslandSun 6:10 AM2635 km1637 miles1423 nmSoutheast SE
Guam (Hagåtña)Mon 4:10 AM2740 km1703 miles1480 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 6:10 AM3292 km2046 miles1778 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluSun 8:10 AM3389 km2106 miles1830 nmEast E
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