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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 01:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 20' South, Longitude: 153° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.08 meters/second, 1587.9 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.44 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 27' 09.0"986.47 miwest0° 11' 52.8"13.61 misouth986.28 mi
24 hours13° 27' 22.0"918.47 mieast4° 27' 47.1"306.77 misouth961.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoMon 12:02 PM397 km247 miles214 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArawaMon 11:02 AM415 km258 miles224 nmNortheast NE
BukaMon 11:02 AM452 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyMon 11:02 AM688 km428 miles372 nmWest W
HoniaraMon 12:02 PM714 km444 miles386 nmEast E
LaeMon 11:02 AM769 km478 miles415 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsMon 11:02 AM1182 km734 miles638 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraMon 10:02 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenMon 1:02 PM1781 km1107 miles962 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaMon 12:02 PM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmEast-southeast ESE

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