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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 21:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 13' North, Longitude: 168° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.14 meters/second, 1606.1 km/hour, 998.0 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' 40.1"997.92 miwest0° 11' 35.6"13.28 misouth998.19 mi
24 hours348° 08' 44.0"815.23 miwest4° 49' 16.1"331.29 misouth882.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroFri 9:28 AM346 km215 miles187 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaFri 9:28 AM751 km467 miles406 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 9:28 AM760 km472 miles410 nmSouth S
PalikirFri 8:28 AM1114 km692 miles601 nmWest W
Wake IslandFri 9:28 AM1456 km904 miles786 nmNorth N
Baker IslandThu 9:28 AM1827 km1135 miles986 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraFri 8:28 AM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 9:28 AM2036 km1265 miles1099 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaFri 8:28 AM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmSouth S
HagåtñaFri 7:28 AM2693 km1674 miles1454 nmWest-northwest WNW
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