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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 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 19:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 29' North, Longitude: 156° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.25 meters/second, 1541.7 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 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"957.71 miwest0° 06' 21.4"7.29 misouth958.02 mi
24 hours11° 35' 40.3"765.05 mieast2° 56' 15.6"202.00 misouth796.88 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 7:54 AM1100 km684 miles594 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirTue 6:54 AM1185 km736 miles640 nmSouth S
HagåtñaTue 5:54 AM1327 km824 miles716 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroTue 7:54 AM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmSoutheast SE
YarenTue 7:54 AM2302 km1431 miles1243 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaTue 7:54 AM2541 km1579 miles1372 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaTue 4:54 AM2590 km1609 miles1399 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoTue 4:54 AM2607 km1620 miles1407 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokTue 4:54 AM2609 km1621 miles1409 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayMon 8:54 AM2933 km1822 miles1584 nmEast-northeast ENE
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