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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: 51%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 04:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 37' South, Longitude: 158° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.99 meters/second, 1551.6 km/hour, 964.1 miles/hour or 837.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.07 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 28' 08.4"963.98 miwest0° 08' 23.4"9.61 minorth964.35 mi
24 hours12° 22' 49.7"824.88 mieast3° 40' 50.9"253.06 minorth869.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSun 6:32 PM637 km396 miles344 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteSun 6:32 PM969 km602 miles523 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSun 5:32 PM1278 km794 miles690 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Mon 6:32 PM1450 km901 miles783 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 5:32 PM1553 km965 miles839 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 5:32 PM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 6:32 PM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmNorth N
Suva *Mon 5:32 PM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 4:32 PM2555 km1588 miles1380 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 4:32 PM2645 km1644 miles1428 nmNorthwest NW
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