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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 6:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 65%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' North, Longitude: 151° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.69 meters/second, 1510.9 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' 01.7"0.03 miSouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.6"938.49 miWest0° 01' 42.2"1.95 miSouth938.58 mi
24 hours11° 42' 21.2"757.12 miEast1° 07' 44.8"77.67 miSouth763.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 4:36 AM899 km559 miles486 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaSun 4:36 AM1112 km691 miles600 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSun 6:36 AM1550 km963 miles837 nmEast E
PalikirSun 5:36 AM1676 km1042 miles905 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaSun 3:36 AM2023 km1257 miles1093 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoSun 3:36 AM2037 km1265 miles1100 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSun 3:36 AM2167 km1346 miles1170 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaSun 3:36 AM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoSun 3:36 AM2233 km1387 miles1206 nmNorthwest NW
KobeSun 3:36 AM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmNorthwest NW

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