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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 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 22' North, Longitude: 149° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.98 meters/second, 1565.9 km/hour, 973.0 miles/hour or 845.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.22 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.2"972.89 miwest0° 08' 28.6"9.72 misouth973.25 mi
24 hours11° 34' 29.1"775.71 mieast3° 44' 05.4"256.75 misouth822.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanWed 7:10 AM397 km247 miles215 nmWest-northwest WNW
HagåtñaWed 7:10 AM506 km314 miles273 nmWest W
PalikirWed 8:10 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokWed 6:10 AM1778 km1105 miles960 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandWed 9:10 AM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraWed 6:10 AM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariWed 6:10 AM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroWed 9:10 AM2518 km1565 miles1360 nmEast-southeast ESE
YokohamaWed 6:10 AM2528 km1571 miles1365 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenWed 9:10 AM2543 km1580 miles1373 nmSoutheast SE
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