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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 7:35 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 AM105 km65 miles57 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaFri 9:18 AM583 km362 miles315 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 9:18 AM871 km541 miles470 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirFri 8:18 AM1410 km876 miles761 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 AM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraFri 8:18 AM2117 km1316 miles1143 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 10:18 AM2629 km1634 miles1420 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaFri 8:18 AM2668 km1658 miles1441 nmSouth S
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