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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: 18%

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 Friday, October 19, 2012 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 57' South, Longitude: 174° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.66 meters/second, 1496.4 km/hour, 929.8 miles/hour or 808.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.50 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 23' 14.1"929.57 miwest0° 00' 30.7"0.59 misouth929.55 mi
24 hours14° 31' 51.0"938.84 mieast0° 28' 11.4"32.33 minorth940.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaFri 3:46 PM67 km42 miles36 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiFri 3:46 PM128 km79 miles69 nmNorth N
NeiafuFri 3:46 PM262 km163 miles141 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiThu 3:46 PM532 km330 miles287 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaFri 2:46 PM796 km495 miles430 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 4:46 PM836 km520 miles452 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Fri 4:46 PM842 km523 miles455 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pago PagoThu 3:46 PM846 km526 miles457 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NadiFri 2:46 PM909 km565 miles491 nmWest-northwest WNW
LautokaFri 2:46 PM914 km568 miles494 nmWest-northwest WNW
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