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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: 38%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 40' North, Longitude: 157° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.81 meters/second, 1511.3 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.65 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 16.3"938.77 miwest0° 02' 41.7"3.09 misouth938.92 mi
24 hours11° 53' 53.9"770.17 mieast1° 32' 24.2"105.94 misouth781.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandMon 8:20 AM987 km614 miles533 nmEast E
PalikirMon 7:20 AM1525 km947 miles823 nmSouth S
HagåtñaMon 6:20 AM1556 km967 miles840 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroMon 8:20 AM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaMon 5:20 AM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoMon 5:20 AM2394 km1488 miles1293 nmNorthwest NW
NagoyaMon 5:20 AM2564 km1593 miles1384 nmNorthwest NW
YarenMon 8:20 AM2568 km1596 miles1387 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KyotoMon 5:20 AM2643 km1642 miles1427 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaMon 5:20 AM2643 km1643 miles1427 nmNorthwest NW

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