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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: 82%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 11' North, Longitude: 145° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.55 meters/second, 1517.6 km/hour, 943.0 miles/hour or 819.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.72 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.5"942.67 miwest0° 03' 03.6"3.51 minorth942.52 mi
24 hours11° 37' 07.1"754.47 mieast0° 47' 14.3"54.16 minorth754.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanFri 3:26 AM554 km344 miles299 nmSouth S
HagåtñaFri 3:26 AM744 km462 miles402 nmSouth S
HamamatsuFri 2:26 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaFri 2:26 AM1773 km1102 miles957 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaFri 2:26 AM1779 km1105 miles961 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiFri 2:26 AM1786 km1110 miles964 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaFri 2:26 AM1800 km1118 miles972 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoFri 2:26 AM1803 km1120 miles973 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokFri 2:26 AM1812 km1126 miles978 nmSouthwest SW
NagoyaFri 2:26 AM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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