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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: 52%
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 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 16' South
Longitude: 164° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.84 meters/second, 1554.6 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 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' 21.0"965.89 miwest0° 08' 35.3"9.85 minorth966.27 mi
24 hours12° 18' 06.6"821.06 mieast3° 44' 50.8"257.64 minorth866.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 6:06 PM296 km184 miles160 nmEast E
Port VilaMon 6:06 PM497 km309 miles269 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaMon 6:06 PM804 km500 miles434 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraMon 6:06 PM808 km502 miles436 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Mon 8:06 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenMon 7:06 PM1652 km1026 miles892 nmNorth N
FunafutiMon 7:06 PM1774 km1103 miles958 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneMon 5:06 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyMon 5:06 PM1981 km1231 miles1070 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsMon 5:06 PM2003 km1245 miles1082 nmWest W
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