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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: 10%

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 Friday, October 12, 2012 at 20:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 36' North, Longitude: 165° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.25 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.71 miwest0° 00' 12.3"0.24 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 00.0"1002.58 miwest0° 12' 25.7"14.23 misouth1002.73 mi
24 hours12° 11' 47.5"843.32 mieast5° 02' 25.3"346.31 misouth911.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiSat 9:28 AM832 km517 miles449 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 10:28 AM902 km560 miles487 nmEast E
Baker IslandFri 8:28 AM1239 km770 miles669 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 9:28 AM1373 km853 miles741 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Sat 10:28 AM1845 km1146 miles996 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSat 8:28 AM2038 km1266 miles1100 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluFri 10:28 AM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiFri 9:28 AM2336 km1452 miles1262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSat 8:28 AM2400 km1491 miles1296 nmWest W
RarotongaFri 10:28 AM2600 km1616 miles1404 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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