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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: 61%

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 Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 03:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 06' South, Longitude: 131° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.43 meters/second, 1578.4 km/hour, 980.7 miles/hour or 852.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.35 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 29' 55.0"980.67 miwest0° 09' 55.0"11.36 minorth981.04 mi
24 hours11° 43' 47.4"793.43 mieast4° 10' 22.2"286.82 minorth848.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeMon 6:02 PM935 km581 miles505 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownMon 7:32 PM1443 km896 miles779 nmSouth S
PapeeteMon 5:32 PM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Mon 10:32 PM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaMon 5:32 PM3169 km1969 miles1711 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 5:32 PM3243 km2015 miles1751 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiMon 4:32 PM4177 km2596 miles2255 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 4:32 PM4347 km2701 miles2347 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 5:32 PM4363 km2711 miles2356 nmWest W
HonoluluMon 5:32 PM4683 km2910 miles2529 nmNorthwest NW
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