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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 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 57' South
Longitude: 168° 38' 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' 16.0"929.55 miwest0° 00' 20.1"0.39 misouth929.53 mi
24 hours345° 29' 23.3"937.45 miwest0° 32' 13.7"36.95 minorth939.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaFri 2:56 PM268 km167 miles145 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaFri 2:56 PM358 km222 miles193 nmNorth N
LuganvilleFri 2:56 PM621 km386 miles335 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KingstonFri 3:26 PM899 km559 miles486 nmSouth S
NadiFri 3:56 PM987 km613 miles533 nmEast-northeast ENE
LautokaFri 3:56 PM999 km621 miles539 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaFri 3:56 PM1074 km668 miles580 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraFri 2:56 PM1578 km981 miles852 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaFri 4:56 PM1680 km1044 miles907 nmEast E
BrisbaneFri 1:56 PM1740 km1081 miles939 nmWest-southwest WSW
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