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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 20:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 26' South, Longitude: 153° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.07 meters/second, 1609.4 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.67 miwest0° 00' 12.6"0.24 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 28' 54.3"999.98 miwest0° 12' 39.6"14.50 misouth999.98 mi
24 hours12° 42' 19.3"877.32 mieast4° 59' 03.6"342.52 misouth938.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSun 10:28 AM743 km462 miles401 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteSat 10:28 AM1610 km1000 miles869 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaSat 10:28 AM2092 km1300 miles1130 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSun 9:28 AM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 10:28 AM2339 km1453 miles1263 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSat 9:28 AM2505 km1557 miles1353 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSat 8:28 AM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmWest W
HonoluluSat 10:28 AM2784 km1730 miles1503 nmNorth N
NukualofaSun 9:28 AM3080 km1914 miles1663 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSun 8:28 AM3100 km1926 miles1674 nmWest-southwest WSW
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