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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 00:26:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 8%

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 Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 47' North, Longitude: 137° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.31 meters/second, 1613.9 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.71 miwest0° 00' 12.4"0.24 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 50.7"1002.71 miwest0° 12' 30.8"14.33 misouth1002.83 mi
24 hours12° 16' 12.2"848.65 mieast5° 03' 09.8"347.17 misouth916.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariSat 9:26 AM406 km252 miles219 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraSat 9:26 AM526 km327 miles284 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokSat 9:26 AM801 km498 miles432 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManadoSat 8:26 AM1392 km865 miles751 nmWest W
General SantosSat 8:26 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmWest-northwest WNW
DavaoSat 8:26 AM1474 km916 miles796 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbySat 10:26 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmSoutheast SE
GorontaloSat 8:26 AM1588 km987 miles857 nmWest W
HagåtñaSat 10:26 AM1625 km1010 miles878 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinSat 9:56 AM1631 km1013 miles880 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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