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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 19:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' North, Longitude: 134° 43' 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"938.77 miwest0° 01' 49.2"2.09 misouth938.86 mi
24 hours11° 42' 16.0"757.25 mieast1° 10' 30.0"80.83 misouth764.41 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 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HagåtñaSun 5:46 AM1337 km831 miles722 nmSoutheast SE
KumamotoSun 4:46 AM1392 km865 miles752 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiSun 3:46 AM1434 km891 miles774 nmWest-northwest WNW
MelekeokSun 4:46 AM1467 km912 miles792 nmSouth S
FukuokaSun 4:46 AM1492 km927 miles806 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuSun 4:46 AM1502 km934 miles811 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaSun 4:46 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmNorth N
KobeSun 4:46 AM1544 km959 miles833 nmNorth N
HamamatsuSun 4:46 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmNorth N
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