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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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 58' North, Longitude: 152° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.24 meters/second, 1509.2 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.7"937.54 miwest0° 00' 43.9"0.84 minorth937.50 mi
24 hours11° 42' 01.6"755.91 mieast0° 09' 30.4"10.90 misouth756.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSat 3:46 AM922 km573 miles498 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaSat 3:46 AM1135 km705 miles613 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 5:46 AM1539 km956 miles831 nmEast E
PalikirSat 4:46 AM1690 km1050 miles912 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaSat 2:46 AM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoSat 2:46 AM2027 km1260 miles1094 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSat 2:46 AM2160 km1342 miles1166 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaSat 2:46 AM2220 km1380 miles1199 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoSat 2:46 AM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmNorthwest NW
KobeSat 2:46 AM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmNorthwest NW
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