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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: 26%

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 Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 48' North, Longitude: 175° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.02 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.44 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.2"986.44 miwest0° 10' 09.0"11.63 misouth986.79 mi
24 hours348° 21' 27.5"791.13 miwest4° 20' 19.8"298.20 misouth850.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroThu 8:10 AM617 km383 miles333 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 8:10 AM1073 km666 miles579 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandThu 8:10 AM1331 km827 miles718 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 8:10 AM1476 km917 miles797 nmSoutheast SE
YarenThu 8:10 AM1569 km975 miles847 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirThu 7:10 AM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayWed 9:10 AM2068 km1285 miles1117 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiThu 8:10 AM2177 km1353 miles1176 nmSouth S
FakaofoThu 9:10 AM2675 km1662 miles1444 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 7:10 AM2819 km1752 miles1522 nmSouthwest SW
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