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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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 27' North, Longitude: 174° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.57 meters/second, 1524.9 km/hour, 947.5 miles/hour or 823.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.79 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.4"947.26 miwest0° 04' 01.1"4.61 minorth947.08 mi
24 hours348° 26' 07.9"754.47 miwest1° 11' 00.0"81.41 minorth756.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 1:20 AM836 km519 miles451 nmWest W
MidwayWed 2:20 AM1268 km788 miles685 nmNortheast NE
MajuroThu 1:20 AM1410 km876 miles761 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaThu 1:20 AM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmSouth S
PalikirThu 12:20 AM2254 km1401 miles1217 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 1:20 AM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 1:20 AM2364 km1469 miles1277 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluWed 3:20 AM2879 km1789 miles1555 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 1:20 AM3134 km1948 miles1692 nmSouth S
HagåtñaWed 11:20 PM3250 km2020 miles1755 nmWest W
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