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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: 16%
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 22:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 01' North
Longitude: 153° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.29 meters/second, 1606.6 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 38.8"998.26 miwest0° 11' 38.4"13.33 misouth998.52 mi
24 hours11° 51' 58.6"816.34 mieast4° 50' 07.6"332.27 misouth883.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirFri 9:28 AM504 km313 miles272 nmEast-northeast ENE
KoloniaFri 9:28 AM510 km317 miles275 nmEast-northeast ENE
Guam (Hagåtña)Fri 8:28 AM1281 km796 miles692 nmNorthwest NW
YarenFri 10:28 AM1638 km1018 miles884 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraFri 7:28 AM1727 km1073 miles933 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraFri 9:28 AM1844 km1146 miles996 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyFri 8:28 AM1858 km1154 miles1003 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 10:28 AM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmEast E
Wake IslandFri 10:28 AM2030 km1261 miles1096 nmNortheast NE
MelekeokFri 7:28 AM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmWest W
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