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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: 28%

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 Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' South, Longitude: 174° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.61 meters/second, 1503.4 km/hour, 934.2 miles/hour or 811.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.57 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 24' 21.2"933.96 miwest0° 03' 05.0"3.54 minorth934.12 mi
24 hours13° 56' 18.4"903.67 mieast1° 49' 12.8"125.22 minorth917.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PangaiSat 4:46 PM69 km43 miles37 nmNorth N
NukualofaSat 4:46 PM110 km68 miles59 nmSouthwest SW
NeiafuSat 4:46 PM203 km126 miles109 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiFri 4:46 PM500 km311 miles270 nmEast-northeast ENE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 5:46 PM778 km483 miles420 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Sat 5:46 PM784 km487 miles423 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaSat 3:46 PM789 km491 miles426 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pago PagoFri 4:46 PM790 km491 miles427 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NadiSat 3:46 PM903 km561 miles487 nmWest-northwest WNW
LautokaSat 3:46 PM906 km563 miles489 nmWest-northwest WNW
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