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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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 59' North, Longitude: 142° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.21 meters/second, 1509.2 km/hour, 937.7 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' 48.3"937.48 miwest0° 00' 40.0"0.76 minorth937.45 mi
24 hours11° 42' 05.7"755.94 mieast0° 11' 04.6"12.70 misouth756.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSat 4:26 AM734 km456 miles396 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaSat 4:26 AM869 km540 miles469 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HamamatsuSat 3:26 AM1587 km986 miles857 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSat 3:26 AM1599 km994 miles864 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaSat 3:26 AM1625 km1010 miles877 nmNorth N
KawasakiSat 3:26 AM1633 km1015 miles882 nmNorth N
SagamiharaSat 3:26 AM1643 km1021 miles887 nmNorth N
TokyoSat 3:26 AM1651 km1026 miles891 nmNorth N
OsakaSat 3:26 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSat 3:26 AM1660 km1032 miles897 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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