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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 12:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 19, 2012 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 57' South, Longitude: 173° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.65 meters/second, 1496.3 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' 00.5"0.01 misouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 23' 15.4"929.49 miwest0° 00' 23.3"0.45 misouth929.47 mi
24 hours345° 29' 00.5"937.81 miwest0° 31' 00.7"35.56 minorth940.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NadiFri 3:36 PM524 km326 miles283 nmNortheast NE
LautokaFri 3:36 PM542 km337 miles293 nmNortheast NE
SuvaFri 3:36 PM587 km364 miles317 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaFri 2:36 PM668 km415 miles360 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaFri 2:36 PM764 km475 miles412 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleFri 2:36 PM915 km568 miles494 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaFri 4:36 PM1155 km717 miles623 nmEast E
FunafutiFri 3:36 PM1499 km931 miles809 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiThu 4:36 PM1727 km1073 miles933 nmEast E
Apia *Fri 5:36 PM1733 km1077 miles936 nmEast-northeast ENE
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