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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 18:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 47' North
Longitude: 149° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.70 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"938.59 miwest0° 01' 43.3"1.97 misouth938.68 mi
24 hours11° 42' 20.4"757.18 mieast1° 08' 10.5"78.17 misouth763.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 4:46 AM720 km447 miles389 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaSun 4:46 AM939 km583 miles507 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirSun 5:46 AM1812 km1126 miles979 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandSun 6:46 AM1829 km1137 miles988 nmEast E
YokohamaSun 3:46 AM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiSun 3:46 AM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSun 3:46 AM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSun 3:46 AM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaSun 3:46 AM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuSun 3:46 AM1911 km1187 miles1032 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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