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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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' North, Longitude: 154° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.68 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.65 miwest0° 00' 01.6"0.03 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.6"938.53 miwest0° 01' 41.3"1.94 misouth938.62 mi
24 hours11° 42' 21.8"757.16 mieast1° 07' 24.0"77.28 misouth763.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaSun 4:26 AM1279 km795 miles691 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSun 6:26 AM1327 km825 miles716 nmEast E
PalikirSun 5:26 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaSun 3:26 AM2149 km1335 miles1161 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoSun 3:26 AM2166 km1346 miles1169 nmNorthwest NW
NagoyaSun 3:26 AM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaSun 3:26 AM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroSun 6:26 AM2385 km1482 miles1288 nmSoutheast SE
KyotoSun 3:26 AM2386 km1482 miles1288 nmNorthwest NW
KobeSun 3:26 AM2408 km1497 miles1300 nmNorthwest NW
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