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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: 74%
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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 58' North
Longitude: 156° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.25 meters/second, 1509.3 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 815.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.8"937.57 miwest0° 00' 45.7"0.88 minorth937.53 mi
24 hours11° 41' 59.5"755.90 mieast0° 08' 43.4"10.00 misouth756.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSat 5:26 AM1039 km645 miles561 nmEast E
HagåtñaSat 3:26 AM1532 km952 miles827 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirSat 4:26 AM1561 km970 miles843 nmSouth S
MajuroSat 5:26 AM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaSat 2:26 AM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoSat 2:26 AM2338 km1453 miles1262 nmNorthwest NW
NagoyaSat 2:26 AM2507 km1558 miles1354 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoSat 2:26 AM2586 km1607 miles1396 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaSat 2:26 AM2586 km1607 miles1396 nmNorthwest NW
KobeSat 2:26 AM2614 km1624 miles1411 nmNorthwest NW
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