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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 phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 18' South
Longitude: 151° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.32 meters/second, 1563.5 km/hour, 971.5 miles/hour or 844.2 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' 41.7"971.36 miwest0° 10' 27.7"11.99 misouth971.08 mi
24 hours14° 01' 21.1"944.05 mieast3° 44' 21.3"257.11 misouth970.75 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 PM502 km312 miles271 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 12:08 PM1261 km784 miles681 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiTue 12:08 PM1807 km1123 miles975 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiMon 11:08 AM2094 km1301 miles1130 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Tue 12:08 PM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmWest W
FakaofoTue 11:08 AM2223 km1382 miles1201 nmWest W
AdamstownMon 2:08 PM2572 km1598 miles1389 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaTue 11:08 AM2687 km1670 miles1451 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 10:08 AM3158 km1962 miles1705 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiTue 10:08 AM3269 km2031 miles1765 nmWest W
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