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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 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 38' North
Longitude: 175° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.92 meters/second, 1540.5 km/hour, 957.2 miles/hour or 831.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.95 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.2"957.05 miwest0° 06' 14.4"7.15 misouth957.35 mi
24 hours348° 24' 09.8"764.70 miwest2° 53' 35.5"198.95 misouth795.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandTue 6:34 AM952 km591 miles514 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroTue 6:34 AM1249 km776 miles674 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayMon 7:34 AM1381 km858 miles746 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaTue 6:34 AM1814 km1127 miles979 nmSouth S
Baker IslandMon 6:34 AM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 6:34 AM2218 km1378 miles1197 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirTue 5:34 AM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluMon 8:34 AM2824 km1755 miles1525 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiTue 6:34 AM2920 km1815 miles1577 nmSouth S
FakaofoTue 7:34 AM3323 km2065 miles1794 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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