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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 = Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 11:24:00 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: 82%

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 Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 60' South, Longitude: 137° 15' 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"1005.51 miWest0° 11' 20.0"12.98 miNorth1005.65 mi
24 hours10° 48' 27.1"747.11 miEast4° 30' 19.9"309.57 miNorth808.94 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 PM376 km234 miles203 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraThu 8:24 PM389 km242 miles210 nmEast E
MelekeokThu 8:24 PM1090 km677 miles589 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinThu 8:54 PM1356 km843 miles732 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyThu 9:24 PM1374 km854 miles742 nmSoutheast SE
ManadoThu 7:24 PM1434 km891 miles774 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliThu 8:24 PM1483 km921 miles801 nmWest-southwest WSW
GorontaloThu 7:24 PM1604 km997 miles866 nmWest W
General SantosThu 7:24 PM1615 km1003 miles872 nmNorthwest NW
DavaoThu 7:24 PM1637 km1017 miles884 nmNorthwest NW

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