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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 15, 2012 at 10:08:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 18' South, Longitude: 150° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.32 meters/second, 1563.6 km/hour, 971.6 miles/hour or 844.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.19 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 25' 41.8"971.31 miWest0° 10' 27.8"11.99 miSouth971.03 mi
24 hours14° 01' 19.3"943.96 miEast3° 44' 24.1"257.15 miSouth970.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 12:08 PM493 km306 miles266 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 12:08 PM1282 km797 miles692 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiTue 12:08 PM1817 km1129 miles981 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiMon 11:08 AM2121 km1318 miles1145 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 11:08 AM2249 km1397 miles1214 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 12:08 PM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmWest W
AdamstownMon 2:08 PM2548 km1583 miles1376 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaTue 11:08 AM2714 km1686 miles1465 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 10:08 AM3184 km1978 miles1719 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiTue 10:08 AM3300 km2051 miles1782 nmWest W

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