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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: 46%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 50' North, Longitude: 155° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.44 meters/second, 1538.8 km/hour, 956.2 miles/hour or 830.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.94 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.5"955.97 miwest0° 06' 03.8"6.95 misouth956.26 mi
24 hours11° 36' 05.5"764.13 mieast2° 49' 34.1"194.35 misouth794.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kailua-KonaMon 6:36 AM201 km125 miles109 nmNorth N
HiloMon 6:36 AM227 km141 miles123 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WailukuMon 6:36 AM343 km213 miles185 nmNorth N
HonoluluMon 6:36 AM434 km270 miles234 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiTue 6:36 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmSouth S
MidwayMon 5:36 AM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandMon 4:36 AM2975 km1848 miles1606 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoTue 5:36 AM3445 km2140 miles1860 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroTue 4:36 AM3752 km2331 miles2026 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaTue 4:36 AM3848 km2391 miles2078 nmWest-southwest WSW
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