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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 10%

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 Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 55' South, Longitude: 174° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.40 meters/second, 1506.3 km/hour, 935.9 miles/hour or 813.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.60 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 23' 08.6"935.70 miwest0° 04' 15.5"4.88 misouth935.50 mi
24 hours14° 45' 45.9"960.20 mieast1° 01' 01.6"69.98 misouth959.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PangaiThu 2:46 PM65 km40 miles35 nmEast E
NukualofaThu 2:46 PM137 km85 miles74 nmSouth S
NeiafuThu 2:46 PM174 km108 miles94 nmNortheast NE
AlofiWed 2:46 PM538 km335 miles291 nmEast E
SuvaThu 1:46 PM723 km449 miles391 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Thu 3:46 PM744 km462 miles402 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Thu 3:46 PM754 km469 miles407 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pago PagoWed 2:46 PM772 km480 miles417 nmNortheast NE
NadiThu 1:46 PM836 km520 miles452 nmWest-northwest WNW
LautokaThu 1:46 PM839 km521 miles453 nmWest-northwest WNW
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