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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 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 18:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 47' North, Longitude: 149° 30' 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"938.52 miwest0° 01' 43.1"1.97 misouth938.61 mi
24 hours11° 42' 20.5"757.13 mieast1° 08' 08.1"78.12 misouth763.92 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 AM735 km457 miles397 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaSun 4:46 AM954 km593 miles515 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirSun 5:46 AM1797 km1117 miles970 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandSun 6:46 AM1801 km1119 miles973 nmEast E
YokohamaSun 3:46 AM1888 km1173 miles1020 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiSun 3:46 AM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSun 3:46 AM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSun 3:46 AM1913 km1188 miles1033 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaSun 3:46 AM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuSun 3:46 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmNorthwest NW
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