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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: 82%

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 Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 60' South, Longitude: 136° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.54 meters/second, 1618.3 km/hour, 1005.6 miles/hour or 873.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 43.8"1005.58 miwest0° 11' 20.0"12.98 minorth1005.72 mi
24 hours10° 48' 26.6"747.16 mieast4° 30' 19.6"309.58 minorth808.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariThu 8:24 PM348 km216 miles188 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraThu 8:24 PM419 km260 miles226 nmEast E
AmbonThu 8:24 PM996 km619 miles538 nmWest W
MelekeokThu 8:24 PM1082 km672 miles584 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinThu 8:54 PM1341 km833 miles724 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyThu 9:24 PM1399 km869 miles755 nmSoutheast SE
ManadoThu 7:24 PM1405 km873 miles759 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliThu 8:24 PM1457 km905 miles787 nmWest-southwest WSW
GorontaloThu 7:24 PM1574 km978 miles850 nmWest W
General SantosThu 7:24 PM1589 km988 miles858 nmNorthwest NW
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