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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 02:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 60' South, Longitude: 168° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.18 meters/second, 1505.4 km/hour, 935.4 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' 07.3"935.19 miwest0° 04' 05.2"4.69 misouth935.00 mi
24 hours345° 14' 19.2"959.61 miwest0° 56' 49.8"65.16 misouth958.90 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 1:56 PM251 km156 miles135 nmNorth N
NoumeaThu 1:56 PM313 km195 miles169 nmSouthwest SW
LuganvilleThu 1:56 PM509 km316 miles275 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NadiThu 2:56 PM995 km618 miles537 nmEast-northeast ENE
KingstonThu 2:26 PM1003 km623 miles542 nmSouth S
LautokaThu 2:56 PM1005 km625 miles543 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaThu 2:56 PM1090 km677 miles589 nmEast E
HoniaraThu 1:56 PM1471 km914 miles794 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaThu 3:56 PM1729 km1074 miles934 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 2:56 PM1734 km1078 miles936 nmNortheast NE
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