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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 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' North, Longitude: 145° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.91 meters/second, 1511.7 km/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.66 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 16.2"939.07 miwest0° 02' 46.7"3.19 misouth939.21 mi
24 hours11° 53' 54.7"770.43 mieast1° 34' 24.2"108.24 misouth781.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 7:10 AM604 km375 miles326 nmSouth S
HagåtñaMon 7:10 AM794 km493 miles429 nmSouth S
HamamatsuMon 6:10 AM1725 km1072 miles931 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaMon 6:10 AM1726 km1072 miles932 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaMon 6:10 AM1731 km1075 miles934 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiMon 6:10 AM1737 km1079 miles938 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaMon 6:10 AM1752 km1088 miles946 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 6:10 AM1754 km1090 miles947 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaMon 6:10 AM1806 km1122 miles975 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaMon 6:10 AM1826 km1134 miles986 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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