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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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 58' North, Longitude: 154° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.24 meters/second, 1509.3 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 814.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.7"937.49 miwest0° 00' 44.7"0.86 minorth937.45 mi
24 hours11° 42' 00.5"755.85 mieast0° 09' 06.9"10.45 misouth756.31 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 5:36 AM1288 km800 miles696 nmEast E
HagåtñaSat 3:36 AM1323 km822 miles715 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirSat 4:36 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaSat 2:36 AM2160 km1342 miles1166 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoSat 2:36 AM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmNorthwest NW
NagoyaSat 2:36 AM2328 km1447 miles1257 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroSat 5:36 AM2364 km1469 miles1277 nmSoutheast SE
OsakaSat 2:36 AM2399 km1490 miles1295 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoSat 2:36 AM2401 km1492 miles1296 nmNorthwest NW
KobeSat 2:36 AM2425 km1507 miles1309 nmNorthwest NW

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