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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 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 06' South, Longitude: 170° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.41 meters/second, 1589.1 km/hour, 987.4 miles/hour or 858.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.46 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 misouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.8"987.27 miwest0° 11' 56.2"13.67 misouth987.09 mi
24 hours346° 34' 33.6"916.94 miwest4° 29' 41.0"308.97 misouth961.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 10:52 AM787 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaMon 10:52 AM979 km608 miles529 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiMon 11:52 AM981 km610 miles530 nmEast E
YarenMon 11:52 AM1020 km634 miles551 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraMon 10:52 AM1139 km708 miles615 nmWest W
TarawaMon 11:52 AM1201 km746 miles648 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaMon 11:52 AM1329 km826 miles718 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandSun 11:52 AM1789 km1112 miles966 nmNortheast NE
MajuroMon 11:52 AM1800 km1119 miles972 nmNorth N
Apia *Mon 1:52 PM2022 km1257 miles1092 nmEast-southeast ESE
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