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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 18:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 47' North, Longitude: 146° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.71 meters/second, 1511.0 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 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"938.62 miwest0° 01' 44.2"1.99 misouth938.71 mi
24 hours11° 42' 19.6"757.19 mieast1° 08' 33.8"78.62 misouth764.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 4:56 AM628 km390 miles339 nmSouth S
HagåtñaSun 4:56 AM838 km521 miles452 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YokohamaSun 3:56 AM1770 km1100 miles955 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiSun 3:56 AM1775 km1103 miles959 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSun 3:56 AM1777 km1104 miles959 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuSun 3:56 AM1782 km1107 miles962 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSun 3:56 AM1792 km1114 miles968 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaSun 3:56 AM1792 km1114 miles968 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSun 3:56 AM1866 km1159 miles1007 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaSun 3:56 AM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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