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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 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: 161° 15' 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"957.53 miWest0° 06' 19.6"7.25 miSouth957.83 mi
24 hours11° 35' 42.8"764.94 miEast2° 55' 35.1"201.22 miSouth796.57 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 AM603 km375 miles326 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirTue 6:34 AM1220 km758 miles659 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroTue 7:34 AM1595 km991 miles861 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaTue 5:34 AM1825 km1134 miles985 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenTue 7:34 AM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaTue 7:34 AM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayMon 8:34 AM2487 km1545 miles1343 nmEast-northeast ENE
TokyoTue 4:34 AM2929 km1820 miles1582 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraTue 6:34 AM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmSouth S
MelekeokTue 4:34 AM3094 km1922 miles1670 nmWest-southwest WSW

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