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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: 40%

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 Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 22' South, Longitude: 165° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.84 meters/second, 1525.8 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.80 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 26' 17.2"947.95 miwest0° 06' 17.4"7.21 minorth948.26 mi
24 hours13° 06' 18.3"860.47 mieast2° 57' 56.3"203.95 minorth891.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaSun 5:06 PM276 km172 miles149 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuganvilleSun 5:06 PM348 km216 miles188 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaSun 5:06 PM437 km272 miles236 nmSouth S
HoniaraSun 5:06 PM1173 km729 miles633 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Suva *Sun 7:06 PM1336 km830 miles721 nmEast E
BrisbaneSun 4:06 PM1651 km1026 miles891 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSun 6:06 PM1815 km1128 miles980 nmNortheast NE
YarenSun 6:06 PM1977 km1228 miles1067 nmNorth N
NukualofaSun 7:06 PM2014 km1252 miles1088 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsSun 4:06 PM2129 km1323 miles1150 nmWest W
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