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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: 4%

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 Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 14' South, Longitude: 138° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.19 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.67 miwest0° 00' 12.6"0.24 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 28' 57.6"1000.26 miwest0° 12' 39.9"14.51 misouth1000.26 mi
24 hours12° 40' 53.0"875.85 mieast4° 59' 35.6"343.14 misouth937.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSat 9:58 AM644 km400 miles348 nmSouth S
PapeeteSat 9:28 AM1974 km1227 miles1066 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSun 9:28 AM2143 km1331 miles1157 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownSat 11:28 AM2588 km1608 miles1398 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaSat 9:28 AM3025 km1879 miles1633 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluSat 9:28 AM3421 km2126 miles1847 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSun 8:28 AM3655 km2271 miles1974 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 9:28 AM3813 km2369 miles2059 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSat 8:28 AM3815 km2371 miles2060 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Sat 2:28 PM4096 km2545 miles2212 nmSoutheast SE
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