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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 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 30' North, Longitude: 157° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.24 meters/second, 1541.7 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.97 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.9"957.75 miwest0° 06' 21.1"7.28 misouth958.06 mi
24 hours11° 35' 40.7"765.08 mieast2° 56' 09.9"201.90 misouth796.89 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 7:50 AM1028 km638 miles555 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirTue 6:50 AM1176 km731 miles635 nmSouth S
HagåtñaTue 5:50 AM1398 km868 miles755 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroTue 7:50 AM1911 km1187 miles1032 nmSoutheast SE
YarenTue 7:50 AM2266 km1408 miles1223 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaTue 7:50 AM2487 km1546 miles1343 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaTue 4:50 AM2634 km1637 miles1422 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoTue 4:50 AM2650 km1647 miles1431 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokTue 4:50 AM2678 km1664 miles1446 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayMon 8:50 AM2867 km1782 miles1548 nmEast-northeast ENE
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