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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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 57' South
Longitude: 171° 02' 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' 00.4"0.01 misouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 23' 15.8"929.55 miwest0° 00' 21.6"0.42 misouth929.53 mi
24 hours345° 29' 12.5"937.65 miwest0° 31' 39.1"36.29 minorth939.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaFri 2:46 PM456 km283 miles246 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaFri 2:46 PM496 km308 miles268 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleFri 2:46 PM727 km452 miles392 nmNorthwest NW
NadiFri 3:46 PM756 km470 miles408 nmEast-northeast ENE
LautokaFri 3:46 PM771 km479 miles416 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaFri 3:46 PM837 km520 miles452 nmEast-northeast ENE
KingstonFri 3:16 PM948 km589 miles512 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NukualofaFri 4:46 PM1431 km889 miles773 nmEast E
FunafutiFri 3:46 PM1633 km1015 miles882 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraFri 2:46 PM1742 km1082 miles941 nmNorthwest NW
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