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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 20:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 45' North, Longitude: 171° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.09 meters/second, 1587.9 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.44 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.1"986.54 miwest0° 10' 10.1"11.65 misouth986.88 mi
24 hours348° 21' 21.9"791.32 miwest4° 20' 44.6"298.66 misouth850.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroThu 8:28 AM399 km248 miles215 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 8:28 AM1054 km655 miles569 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandThu 8:28 AM1057 km657 miles571 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenThu 8:28 AM1331 km827 miles718 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirThu 7:28 AM1482 km921 miles800 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandWed 8:28 AM1805 km1122 miles975 nmSoutheast SE
MidwayWed 9:28 AM2278 km1415 miles1230 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiThu 8:28 AM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraThu 7:28 AM2550 km1584 miles1377 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaThu 6:28 AM2880 km1790 miles1555 nmWest W

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