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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 Monday, October 15, 2012 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 08' South
Longitude: 167° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.36 meters/second, 1588.9 km/hour, 987.3 miles/hour or 857.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.45 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 misouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.1"987.17 miwest0° 11' 55.7"13.66 misouth986.99 mi
24 hours346° 34' 17.0"917.17 miwest4° 29' 25.0"308.66 misouth961.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 11:02 AM710 km441 miles383 nmSouth S
HoniaraMon 11:02 AM874 km543 miles472 nmWest W
Port VilaMon 11:02 AM952 km592 miles514 nmSouth S
YarenMon 12:02 PM958 km595 miles517 nmNorth N
FunafutiMon 12:02 PM1246 km774 miles673 nmEast E
TarawaMon 12:02 PM1297 km806 miles700 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaMon 12:02 PM1511 km939 miles816 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroMon 12:02 PM1838 km1142 miles992 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandSun 12:02 PM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirMon 11:02 AM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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