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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 7:46:00 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 19:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' North, Longitude: 134° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.78 meters/second, 1511.2 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' 01.8"0.03 miSouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.6"938.70 miWest0° 01' 49.0"2.08 miSouth938.80 mi
24 hours11° 42' 16.0"757.19 miEast1° 10' 27.4"80.78 miSouth764.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KagoshimaSun 4:46 AM1278 km794 miles690 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HagåtñaSun 5:46 AM1315 km817 miles710 nmSoutheast SE
KumamotoSun 4:46 AM1400 km870 miles756 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiSun 3:46 AM1460 km907 miles788 nmWest-northwest WNW
MelekeokSun 4:46 AM1468 km912 miles792 nmSouth S
FukuokaSun 4:46 AM1492 km927 miles806 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuSun 4:46 AM1509 km938 miles815 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaSun 4:46 AM1544 km959 miles834 nmNorth N
KobeSun 4:46 AM1544 km959 miles834 nmNorth N
HamamatsuSun 4:46 AM1569 km975 miles847 nmNorth N

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