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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: 64%

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 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' North, Longitude: 141° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.75 meters/second, 1511.1 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"938.69 miwest0° 01' 46.6"2.04 misouth938.78 mi
24 hours11° 42' 18.0"757.22 mieast1° 09' 29.7"79.68 misouth764.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 5:20 AM796 km494 miles430 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaSun 5:20 AM901 km560 miles486 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HamamatsuSun 4:20 AM1577 km980 miles852 nmNorth N
ShizuokaSun 4:20 AM1595 km991 miles861 nmNorth N
MelekeokSun 4:20 AM1621 km1007 miles875 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OsakaSun 4:20 AM1632 km1014 miles881 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaSun 4:20 AM1632 km1014 miles881 nmNorth N
KawasakiSun 4:20 AM1641 km1019 miles886 nmNorth N
KobeSun 4:20 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSun 4:20 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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