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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 9:38:00 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 21:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 11' North, Longitude: 166° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.16 meters/second, 1606.2 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.3 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' 40.0"997.90 miWest0° 11' 36.1"13.29 miSouth998.17 mi
24 hours11° 51' 22.2"815.34 miEast4° 49' 23.8"331.41 miSouth882.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroFri 9:38 AM597 km371 miles322 nmEast E
YarenFri 9:38 AM751 km466 miles405 nmSouth S
PalikirFri 8:38 AM877 km545 miles474 nmWest W
TarawaFri 9:38 AM934 km580 miles504 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandFri 9:38 AM1450 km901 miles783 nmNorth N
HoniaraFri 8:38 AM1855 km1153 miles1002 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 9:38 AM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiFri 9:38 AM2184 km1357 miles1179 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaFri 7:38 AM2471 km1535 miles1334 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port VilaFri 8:38 AM2658 km1652 miles1435 nmSouth S

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