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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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 37' North, Longitude: 175° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.93 meters/second, 1540.6 km/hour, 957.3 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' 56.3"957.07 miwest0° 06' 14.5"7.16 misouth957.37 mi
24 hours348° 24' 10.1"764.71 miwest2° 53' 39.6"199.03 misouth795.77 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 6:36 AM902 km560 miles487 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroTue 6:36 AM1230 km764 miles664 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayMon 7:36 AM1408 km875 miles761 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaTue 6:36 AM1806 km1122 miles975 nmSouth S
Baker IslandMon 6:36 AM2141 km1331 miles1156 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirTue 5:36 AM2179 km1354 miles1176 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenTue 6:36 AM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluMon 8:36 AM2875 km1786 miles1552 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiTue 6:36 AM2928 km1819 miles1581 nmSouth S
HagåtñaTue 4:36 AM3274 km2035 miles1768 nmWest W
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