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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 22, 2012 at 6:56:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 52%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 06:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 17' South, Longitude: 167° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.78 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.10 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 28' 20.1"965.68 miWest0° 08' 34.6"9.83 miNorth966.06 mi
24 hours12° 18' 26.9"821.28 miEast3° 44' 33.7"257.29 miNorth867.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 5:56 PM26 km16 miles14 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaMon 5:56 PM301 km187 miles162 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NoumeaMon 5:56 PM777 km483 miles419 nmSouth S
HoniaraMon 5:56 PM1012 km629 miles546 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Mon 7:56 PM1247 km775 miles673 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiMon 6:56 PM1514 km941 miles817 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenMon 6:56 PM1631 km1013 miles880 nmNorth N
TarawaMon 6:56 PM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaMon 7:56 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneMon 4:56 PM1985 km1233 miles1072 nmSouthwest SW

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