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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: 45%

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 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 34' North, Longitude: 166° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.07 meters/second, 1541.1 km/hour, 957.6 miles/hour or 832.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.96 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.6"957.38 miwest0° 06' 17.6"7.21 misouth957.68 mi
24 hours11° 35' 45.6"764.88 mieast2° 54' 48.7"200.35 misouth796.28 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 7:10 AM191 km119 miles103 nmNorth N
MajuroTue 7:10 AM1248 km775 miles674 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirTue 6:10 AM1504 km935 miles812 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaTue 7:10 AM1911 km1188 miles1032 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 7:10 AM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmSouth S
MidwayMon 8:10 AM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmNortheast NE
HagåtñaTue 5:10 AM2405 km1494 miles1298 nmWest W
Baker IslandMon 7:10 AM2656 km1650 miles1434 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraTue 6:10 AM3079 km1913 miles1662 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 7:10 AM3192 km1984 miles1724 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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