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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 21:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 39' South, Longitude: 167° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.94 meters/second, 1609.0 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.66 miwest0° 00' 12.6"0.24 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 28' 51.0"999.62 miwest0° 12' 39.2"14.49 misouth999.61 mi
24 hours12° 43' 46.2"878.73 mieast4° 58' 29.2"341.85 misouth939.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiSun 10:28 AM333 km207 miles180 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 10:28 AM742 km461 miles401 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSat 9:28 AM1063 km661 miles574 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Sun 11:28 AM1211 km753 miles654 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSun 11:28 AM1307 km812 miles706 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiSun 9:28 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSat 10:28 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmSouth S
NukualofaSun 10:28 AM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaSat 11:28 AM2127 km1322 miles1148 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaSun 9:28 AM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmSouthwest SW

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