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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: 50%

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 Monday, October 22, 2012 at 03:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 47' South, Longitude: 141° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.60 meters/second, 1550.2 km/hour, 963.2 miles/hour or 837.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.05 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 28' 02.7"963.04 miwest0° 08' 17.7"9.51 minorth963.42 mi
24 hours12° 24' 59.8"826.57 mieast3° 38' 58.2"250.90 minorth870.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSun 5:52 PM783 km486 miles423 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteSun 5:22 PM876 km545 miles473 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSun 7:22 PM1575 km978 miles850 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 5:22 PM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 5:22 PM2613 km1623 miles1411 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 4:22 PM3032 km1884 miles1637 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 5:22 PM3257 km2024 miles1759 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 4:22 PM3299 km2050 miles1781 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sun 10:22 PM3554 km2208 miles1919 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaMon 4:22 PM3596 km2234 miles1942 nmWest-southwest WSW

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