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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 20:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 28' South
Longitude: 155° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.05 meters/second, 1609.4 km/hour, 1000.0 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' 53.7"999.94 miwest0° 12' 39.6"14.50 misouth999.93 mi
24 hours12° 42' 33.6"877.57 mieast4° 58' 57.9"342.42 misouth938.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSun 10:38 AM619 km385 miles334 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteSat 10:38 AM1691 km1051 miles913 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoSun 9:38 AM1842 km1145 miles995 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaSat 10:38 AM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Sun 10:38 AM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiSat 9:38 AM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSat 8:38 AM2352 km1462 miles1270 nmWest W
HonoluluSat 10:38 AM2752 km1710 miles1486 nmNorth N
FunafutiSun 8:38 AM2837 km1763 miles1532 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSun 9:38 AM2880 km1790 miles1555 nmSouthwest SW
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