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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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 27' North, Longitude: 158° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.82 meters/second, 1565.4 km/hour, 972.7 miles/hour or 845.2 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' 04.2"972.52 miwest0° 08' 25.9"9.66 misouth972.88 mi
24 hours11° 34' 27.5"775.39 mieast3° 43' 02.7"255.55 misouth822.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirWed 7:34 AM834 km518 miles450 nmSouth S
Wake IslandWed 8:34 AM1060 km659 miles572 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaWed 6:34 AM1441 km895 miles778 nmWest W
MajuroWed 8:34 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenWed 8:34 AM1924 km1195 miles1039 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaWed 8:34 AM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraWed 7:34 AM2650 km1647 miles1431 nmSouth S
MelekeokWed 5:34 AM2671 km1660 miles1442 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyWed 6:34 AM2903 km1804 miles1568 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 9:34 AM2960 km1839 miles1598 nmNortheast NE
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