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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 2:14:00 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 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 31' North, Longitude: 161° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.41 meters/second, 1524.3 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 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' 15.3"946.83 miWest0° 03' 56.3"4.52 miNorth946.65 mi
24 hours11° 34' 10.5"754.47 miEast1° 09' 01.8"79.14 miNorth755.90 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 2:14 AM510 km317 miles275 nmEast E
PalikirThu 1:14 AM1447 km899 miles781 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 2:14 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 12:14 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 2:14 AM2288 km1421 miles1235 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayWed 3:14 AM2325 km1445 miles1256 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaThu 2:14 AM2344 km1457 miles1266 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TokyoWed 11:14 PM2812 km1747 miles1518 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 2:14 AM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 1:14 AM3207 km1993 miles1732 nmSouth S

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