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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 = Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 9:18:00 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: 17%

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 Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 21:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 15' North, Longitude: 170° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.11 meters/second, 1606.0 km/hour, 997.9 miles/hour or 867.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.63 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.5"997.79 miWest0° 11' 35.1"13.27 miSouth998.06 mi
24 hours348° 08' 51.6"814.97 miWest4° 49' 06.3"331.08 miSouth882.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroFri 9:18 AM107 km66 miles58 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaFri 9:18 AM583 km362 miles315 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 9:18 AM872 km542 miles471 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirFri 8:18 AM1411 km876 miles762 nmWest W
Wake IslandFri 9:18 AM1513 km940 miles817 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandThu 9:18 AM1554 km966 miles839 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiFri 9:18 AM1875 km1165 miles1013 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraFri 8:18 AM2117 km1316 miles1143 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 10:18 AM2631 km1635 miles1421 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaFri 8:18 AM2669 km1658 miles1441 nmSouth S

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