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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 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' North, Longitude: 139° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.75 meters/second, 1511.1 km/hour, 939.0 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"938.71 miwest0° 01' 47.1"2.05 misouth938.80 mi
24 hours11° 42' 17.4"757.23 mieast1° 09' 43.5"79.95 misouth764.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 5:26 AM900 km559 miles486 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaSun 5:26 AM978 km608 miles528 nmSoutheast SE
HamamatsuSun 4:26 AM1555 km966 miles840 nmNorth N
MelekeokSun 4:26 AM1561 km970 miles843 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ShizuokaSun 4:26 AM1579 km981 miles853 nmNorth N
OsakaSun 4:26 AM1591 km988 miles859 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KumamotoSun 4:26 AM1595 km991 miles861 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeSun 4:26 AM1601 km995 miles864 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSun 4:26 AM1617 km1005 miles873 nmNorth N
KyotoSun 4:26 AM1620 km1007 miles875 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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