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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 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 29' North
Longitude: 168° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.49 meters/second, 1524.6 km/hour, 947.3 miles/hour or 823.2 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' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.8"947.08 miwest0° 03' 58.7"4.56 minorth946.90 mi
24 hours11° 34' 01.2"754.50 mieast1° 10' 01.9"80.30 minorth756.00 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 1:46 AM176 km109 miles95 nmWest W
MajuroThu 1:46 AM1399 km870 miles756 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayWed 2:46 AM1748 km1086 miles944 nmNortheast NE
PalikirThu 12:46 AM1770 km1100 miles956 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 1:46 AM2062 km1282 miles1114 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 1:46 AM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmSouth S
HagåtñaWed 11:46 PM2599 km1615 miles1403 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandWed 1:46 AM2703 km1680 miles1460 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiThu 1:46 AM3320 km2063 miles1792 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraThu 12:46 AM3326 km2067 miles1796 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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