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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: 36%

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 Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 39' North, Longitude: 178° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.44 meters/second, 1564.0 km/hour, 971.8 miles/hour or 844.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.20 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.8"971.67 miwest0° 08' 19.1"9.54 misouth972.02 mi
24 hours348° 25' 35.8"774.65 miwest3° 40' 34.8"252.74 misouth820.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 7:10 AM1142 km709 miles616 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandWed 7:10 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmWest-northwest WNW
MidwayTue 8:10 AM1565 km972 miles845 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaWed 7:10 AM1579 km981 miles852 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 7:10 AM1696 km1054 miles916 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenWed 7:10 AM2101 km1305 miles1134 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirWed 6:10 AM2368 km1471 miles1279 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiWed 7:10 AM2564 km1593 miles1384 nmSouth S
HonoluluTue 9:10 AM2619 km1628 miles1414 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoWed 8:10 AM2893 km1798 miles1562 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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