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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: 66%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 1:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 28' North, Longitude: 134° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.56 meters/second, 1524.8 km/hour, 947.5 miles/hour or 823.3 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' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.8"947.24 miwest0° 04' 25.4"5.07 minorth947.04 mi
24 hours11° 33' 01.0"753.44 mieast1° 20' 50.2"92.69 minorth755.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaFri 5:30 AM1300 km808 miles702 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokFri 4:30 AM1325 km823 miles716 nmSouth S
KagoshimaFri 4:30 AM1393 km866 miles752 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiFri 3:30 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuezonFri 3:30 AM1502 km933 miles811 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaFri 3:30 AM1511 km939 miles816 nmWest-southwest WSW
KumamotoFri 4:30 AM1519 km944 miles820 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FukuokaFri 4:30 AM1618 km1006 miles874 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuFri 4:30 AM1631 km1014 miles881 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DavaoFri 3:30 AM1661 km1032 miles897 nmSouthwest SW
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