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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: 47%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 15' North, Longitude: 148° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.31 meters/second, 1505.9 km/hour, 935.7 miles/hour or 813.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"15.60 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 28.0"935.41 miwest0° 00' 14.6"0.28 misouth935.42 mi
24 hours11° 51' 22.8"764.54 mieast0° 33' 47.6"38.75 misouth766.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 6:10 AM716 km445 miles386 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaSun 6:10 AM933 km580 miles504 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YokohamaSun 5:10 AM1780 km1106 miles961 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiSun 5:10 AM1785 km1109 miles964 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSun 5:10 AM1797 km1117 miles971 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSun 5:10 AM1801 km1119 miles972 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaSun 5:10 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuSun 5:10 AM1808 km1123 miles976 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSun 5:10 AM1895 km1177 miles1023 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalikirSun 7:10 AM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmSoutheast SE
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