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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 7:28:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 26%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 56' North, Longitude: 174° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.85 meters/second, 1587.0 km/hour, 986.1 miles/hour or 856.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.43 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.6"985.98 miWest0° 10' 06.0"11.57 miSouth986.32 mi
24 hours11° 38' 18.8"790.50 miEast4° 19' 19.5"297.03 miSouth849.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandWed 7:28 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 7:28 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 7:28 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayWed 8:28 AM1943 km1208 miles1049 nmNorth N
HonoluluWed 9:28 AM2083 km1295 miles1125 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiThu 9:28 AM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandThu 7:28 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 8:28 AM2267 km1409 miles1224 nmSouth S
FunafutiThu 7:28 AM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenThu 7:28 AM2451 km1523 miles1323 nmWest-southwest WSW

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