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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 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 59' South
Longitude: 170° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.21 meters/second, 1505.5 km/hour, 935.5 miles/hour or 812.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.59 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 23' 07.5"935.26 miwest0° 04' 06.7"4.71 misouth935.07 mi
24 hours345° 14' 18.3"959.70 miwest0° 57' 25.9"65.85 misouth959.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaThu 1:46 PM350 km218 miles189 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaThu 1:46 PM504 km313 miles272 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleThu 1:46 PM617 km383 miles333 nmNorthwest NW
NadiThu 2:46 PM753 km468 miles406 nmEast-northeast ENE
LautokaThu 2:46 PM764 km475 miles413 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaThu 2:46 PM843 km524 miles455 nmEast-northeast ENE
NukualofaThu 3:46 PM1480 km920 miles799 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 2:46 PM1569 km975 miles847 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraThu 1:46 PM1639 km1018 miles885 nmNorthwest NW
Auckland *Thu 3:46 PM1911 km1187 miles1032 nmSouth S
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