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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 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 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° 49' 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"938.64 miwest0° 01' 47.0"2.05 misouth938.73 mi
24 hours11° 42' 17.5"757.17 mieast1° 09' 40.9"79.89 misouth764.20 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 AM880 km547 miles475 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaSun 5:26 AM963 km598 miles520 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HamamatsuSun 4:26 AM1558 km968 miles841 nmNorth N
MelekeokSun 4:26 AM1571 km976 miles848 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ShizuokaSun 4:26 AM1581 km982 miles854 nmNorth N
OsakaSun 4:26 AM1597 km993 miles862 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeSun 4:26 AM1608 km999 miles868 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KumamotoSun 4:26 AM1610 km1001 miles869 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaSun 4:26 AM1621 km1007 miles875 nmNorth N
KyotoSun 4:26 AM1627 km1011 miles878 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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