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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: 17%

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 Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 19:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 34' North, Longitude: 165° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.85 meters/second, 1605.1 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.5"997.21 miwest0° 11' 30.4"13.18 misouth997.49 mi
24 hours11° 50' 00.6"813.17 mieast4° 47' 37.9"329.40 misouth880.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 9:38 AM1015 km630 miles548 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandThu 7:38 AM1439 km894 miles777 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 9:38 AM1812 km1126 miles979 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoFri 8:38 AM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Fri 9:38 AM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 7:38 AM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 7:38 AM2488 km1546 miles1343 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 7:38 AM2611 km1622 miles1410 nmWest W
MidwayThu 8:38 AM2719 km1689 miles1468 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiThu 8:38 AM2881 km1790 miles1555 nmSouth S

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