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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 = Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 1:20:00 PM.

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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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 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° 52' 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"947.20 miWest0° 04' 01.2"4.61 miNorth947.02 mi
24 hours348° 26' 08.2"754.41 miWest1° 11' 02.6"81.45 miNorth756.01 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 AM864 km537 miles466 nmWest W
MidwayWed 2:20 AM1251 km777 miles675 nmNortheast NE
MajuroThu 1:20 AM1418 km881 miles766 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaThu 1:20 AM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmSouth S
PalikirThu 12:20 AM2277 km1415 miles1229 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandWed 1:20 AM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 1:20 AM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluWed 3:20 AM2851 km1772 miles1540 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 1:20 AM3130 km1945 miles1690 nmSouth S
HagåtñaWed 11:20 PM3279 km2037 miles1770 nmWest W

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