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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: 35%

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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 31' North, Longitude: 163° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.71 meters/second, 1565.0 km/hour, 972.4 miles/hour or 845.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.21 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.1"972.28 miwest0° 08' 24.0"9.63 misouth972.63 mi
24 hours11° 34' 26.3"775.18 mieast3° 42' 20.5"254.75 misouth821.58 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 8:10 AM606 km376 miles327 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalikirWed 7:10 AM1045 km650 miles565 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroWed 8:10 AM1143 km710 miles617 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 8:10 AM1698 km1055 miles917 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaWed 8:10 AM1763 km1095 miles952 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaWed 6:10 AM2067 km1284 miles1116 nmWest W
MidwayTue 9:10 AM2462 km1530 miles1329 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandTue 8:10 AM2682 km1667 miles1448 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraWed 7:10 AM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmSouth S
FunafutiWed 8:10 AM3059 km1901 miles1652 nmSoutheast SE
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