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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 7:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' North, Longitude: 137° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.76 meters/second, 1511.1 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 816.0 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"938.66 miWest0° 01' 47.9"2.06 miSouth938.76 mi
24 hours11° 42' 16.9"757.18 miEast1° 09' 59.6"80.25 miSouth764.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaSun 5:34 AM1088 km676 miles588 nmSoutheast SE
KagoshimaSun 4:34 AM1404 km873 miles758 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokSun 4:34 AM1509 km938 miles815 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KumamotoSun 4:34 AM1511 km939 miles816 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuSun 4:34 AM1545 km960 miles834 nmNorth N
OsakaSun 4:34 AM1560 km969 miles842 nmNorth N
KobeSun 4:34 AM1566 km973 miles845 nmNorth N
ShizuokaSun 4:34 AM1576 km979 miles851 nmNorth N
KyotoSun 4:34 AM1593 km990 miles860 nmNorth N
NagoyaSun 4:34 AM1599 km994 miles863 nmNorth N

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