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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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 59' North
Longitude: 143° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.21 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' 00.7"0.01 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.5"937.49 miwest0° 00' 40.4"0.77 minorth937.46 mi
24 hours11° 42' 05.1"755.94 mieast0° 10' 50.5"12.43 misouth756.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSat 4:20 AM672 km417 miles363 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaSat 4:20 AM837 km520 miles452 nmSouth S
HamamatsuSat 3:20 AM1634 km1015 miles882 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSat 3:20 AM1640 km1019 miles885 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaSat 3:20 AM1654 km1028 miles893 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiSat 3:20 AM1662 km1032 miles897 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaSat 3:20 AM1674 km1040 miles904 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSat 3:20 AM1679 km1043 miles907 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSat 3:20 AM1712 km1063 miles924 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaSat 3:20 AM1722 km1070 miles930 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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