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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: 81%
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 18:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 13' North
Longitude: 134° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.44 meters/second, 1517.2 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.71 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.8"942.49 miwest0° 02' 59.5"3.43 minorth942.35 mi
24 hours11° 37' 20.0"754.58 mieast0° 45' 33.2"52.23 minorth754.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaFri 4:10 AM1313 km816 miles709 nmEast-southeast ESE
KagoshimaFri 3:10 AM1323 km822 miles714 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokFri 3:10 AM1407 km874 miles760 nmSouth S
KumamotoFri 3:10 AM1447 km899 miles781 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiFri 2:10 AM1448 km899 miles782 nmWest-northwest WNW
FukuokaFri 3:10 AM1547 km961 miles835 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuFri 3:10 AM1558 km968 miles841 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuezonFri 2:10 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaFri 2:10 AM1572 km977 miles849 nmWest-southwest WSW
OsakaFri 3:10 AM1603 km996 miles866 nmNorth N
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