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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 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 31' North, Longitude: 160° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.17 meters/second, 1541.4 km/hour, 957.8 miles/hour or 832.3 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' 56.7"957.60 miwest0° 06' 19.7"7.26 misouth957.91 mi
24 hours11° 35' 42.7"765.00 mieast2° 55' 37.4"201.28 misouth796.65 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 7:34 AM630 km392 miles340 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirTue 6:34 AM1212 km753 miles655 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroTue 7:34 AM1597 km992 miles862 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaTue 5:34 AM1797 km1116 miles970 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenTue 7:34 AM2101 km1305 miles1134 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaTue 7:34 AM2215 km1376 miles1196 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayMon 8:34 AM2512 km1561 miles1356 nmEast-northeast ENE
TokyoTue 4:34 AM2910 km1808 miles1571 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraTue 6:34 AM2983 km1854 miles1611 nmSouth S
MelekeokTue 4:34 AM3066 km1905 miles1656 nmWest-southwest WSW
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