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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 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 36' North, Longitude: 172° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.55 meters/second, 1564.4 km/hour, 972.1 miles/hour or 844.7 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' 03.9"971.91 miwest0° 08' 21.1"9.57 misouth972.26 mi
24 hours348° 25' 34.9"774.86 miwest3° 41' 17.1"253.54 misouth820.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandWed 7:34 AM817 km507 miles441 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroWed 7:34 AM837 km520 miles452 nmSouth S
TarawaWed 7:34 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmSouth S
YarenWed 7:34 AM1785 km1109 miles964 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirWed 6:34 AM1789 km1111 miles966 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayTue 8:34 AM1831 km1138 miles989 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandTue 7:34 AM1997 km1241 miles1079 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiWed 7:34 AM2659 km1652 miles1436 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraWed 6:34 AM3000 km1864 miles1620 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaWed 5:34 AM3006 km1868 miles1623 nmWest W
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