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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 00:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 10' South, Longitude: 165° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.32 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.8 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' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 27' 12.4"987.06 miwest0° 11' 55.2"13.65 misouth986.88 mi
24 hours13° 25' 59.4"917.39 mieast4° 29' 08.8"308.35 misouth961.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraMon 11:12 AM610 km379 miles329 nmWest W
LuganvilleMon 11:12 AM725 km451 miles392 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GizoMon 11:12 AM960 km596 miles518 nmWest W
YarenMon 12:12 PM968 km601 miles523 nmNorth N
Port VilaMon 11:12 AM995 km618 miles537 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaMon 12:12 PM1436 km892 miles776 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiMon 12:12 PM1511 km939 miles816 nmEast E
SuvaMon 12:12 PM1713 km1064 miles925 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroMon 12:12 PM1912 km1188 miles1033 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalikirMon 11:12 AM1956 km1215 miles1056 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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