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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 Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 01:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 48' South, Longitude: 166° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.31 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.15 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 25' 29.8"969.09 miwest0° 10' 12.5"11.70 misouth968.81 mi
24 hours345° 54' 18.2"946.93 miwest3° 37' 05.4"248.80 misouth971.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleTue 12:02 PM192 km119 miles104 nmSouth S
Port VilaTue 12:02 PM461 km286 miles249 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraTue 12:02 PM899 km559 miles485 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaTue 12:02 PM938 km583 miles507 nmSouth S
SuvaTue 1:02 PM1322 km822 miles714 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiTue 1:02 PM1465 km910 miles791 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenTue 1:02 PM1467 km912 miles792 nmNorth N
TarawaTue 1:02 PM1812 km1126 miles978 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaTue 2:02 PM2064 km1283 miles1115 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneTue 11:02 AM2090 km1299 miles1129 nmSouthwest SW
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