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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 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 27' South
Longitude: 164° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.01 meters/second, 1562.4 km/hour, 970.8 miles/hour or 843.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.18 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 25' 38.1"970.66 miwest0° 10' 23.1"11.90 misouth970.38 mi
24 hours14° 02' 42.7"944.96 mieast3° 42' 08.0"254.57 misouth970.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoMon 12:02 PM704 km438 miles380 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 1:02 PM816 km507 miles441 nmWest W
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Tue 1:02 PM864 km537 miles467 nmWest W
AlofiMon 12:02 PM867 km539 miles468 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoTue 12:02 PM887 km551 miles479 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaMon 1:02 PM982 km610 miles530 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaTue 12:02 PM1442 km896 miles778 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteMon 1:02 PM1637 km1017 miles884 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiTue 1:02 PM1858 km1154 miles1003 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiTue 11:02 AM1888 km1173 miles1020 nmWest-northwest WNW
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