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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 19:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 32' North, Longitude: 163° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.13 meters/second, 1541.3 km/hour, 957.7 miles/hour or 832.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.96 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.7"957.44 miwest0° 06' 18.8"7.24 misouth957.75 mi
24 hours11° 35' 43.8"764.90 mieast2° 55' 17.2"200.88 misouth796.44 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 7:24 AM394 km245 miles213 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirTue 6:24 AM1305 km811 miles705 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroTue 7:24 AM1428 km887 miles771 nmSoutheast SE
YarenTue 7:24 AM2036 km1265 miles1099 nmSouth S
HagåtñaTue 5:24 AM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmWest W
TarawaTue 7:24 AM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayMon 8:24 AM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandMon 7:24 AM2922 km1816 miles1578 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraTue 6:24 AM3007 km1868 miles1624 nmSouth S
TokyoTue 4:24 AM3085 km1917 miles1666 nmNorthwest NW

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