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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: 65%

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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' North, Longitude: 156° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.66 meters/second, 1510.8 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.65 miwest0° 00' 01.6"0.03 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.6"938.44 miwest0° 01' 40.2"1.92 misouth938.53 mi
24 hours11° 42' 22.3"757.10 mieast1° 07' 00.8"76.83 misouth763.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSun 6:16 AM1077 km669 miles581 nmEast E
HagåtñaSun 4:16 AM1487 km924 miles803 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirSun 5:16 AM1547 km961 miles835 nmSouth S
MajuroSun 6:16 AM2190 km1361 miles1182 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaSun 3:16 AM2310 km1436 miles1247 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoSun 3:16 AM2325 km1444 miles1255 nmNorthwest NW
NagoyaSun 3:16 AM2490 km1547 miles1345 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaSun 3:16 AM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoSun 3:16 AM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmNorthwest NW
KobeSun 3:16 AM2595 km1612 miles1401 nmNorthwest NW

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