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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 53' South, Longitude: 174° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.70 meters/second, 1590.1 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.47 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 misouth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 27' 18.0"987.93 miwest0° 11' 59.2"13.73 misouth987.76 mi
24 hours13° 23' 40.7"915.47 mieast4° 31' 22.4"310.90 misouth960.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AtafuMon 11:48 AM196 km122 miles106 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoMon 11:48 AM337 km210 miles182 nmEast E
Mata-UtuMon 10:48 AM530 km329 miles286 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 12:48 PM581 km361 miles314 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Mon 12:48 PM611 km379 miles330 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RawakiMon 11:48 AM694 km431 miles375 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoSun 11:48 AM710 km441 miles384 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiMon 10:48 AM719 km446 miles388 nmWest W
Baker IslandSun 10:48 AM1034 km643 miles558 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSun 11:48 AM1218 km757 miles658 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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