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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 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 13' South
Longitude: 162° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.25 meters/second, 1588.5 km/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 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' 11.4"986.92 miwest0° 11' 54.5"13.64 misouth986.73 mi
24 hours13° 26' 22.5"917.71 mieast4° 28' 46.1"307.92 misouth961.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraMon 11:26 AM240 km149 miles129 nmWest W
GizoMon 11:26 AM594 km369 miles321 nmWest-northwest WNW
ArawaMon 10:26 AM796 km494 miles430 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuganvilleMon 11:26 AM887 km551 miles479 nmSoutheast SE
YarenMon 12:26 PM1097 km682 miles592 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaMon 11:26 AM1156 km718 miles624 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyMon 10:26 AM1641 km1020 miles886 nmWest W
TarawaMon 12:26 PM1684 km1047 miles909 nmNortheast NE
PalikirMon 11:26 AM1837 km1142 miles992 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FunafutiMon 12:26 PM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmEast E
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