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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: 62%

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 07:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 31' South, Longitude: 176° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.51 meters/second, 1582.2 km/hour, 983.1 miles/hour or 854.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.39 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 30' 10.0"983.08 miwest0° 10' 06.0"11.57 minorth983.44 mi
24 hours348° 21' 30.7"789.15 miwest4° 13' 43.7"290.65 minorth845.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiTue 7:06 PM429 km267 miles232 nmNortheast NE
Lautoka *Tue 8:06 PM679 km422 miles366 nmSouth S
Nadi *Tue 8:06 PM700 km435 miles378 nmSouth S
Suva *Tue 8:06 PM755 km469 miles408 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaTue 6:06 PM1138 km707 miles614 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Tue 9:06 PM1275 km792 miles688 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoTue 8:06 PM1339 km832 miles723 nmEast E
NukualofaTue 8:06 PM1369 km851 miles739 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaTue 7:06 PM1488 km925 miles804 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandMon 7:06 PM1497 km930 miles808 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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