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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: 55%

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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' North, Longitude: 157° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.84 meters/second, 1522.2 km/hour, 945.9 miles/hour or 821.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.77 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 misouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.0"945.64 miwest0° 04' 04.0"4.66 misouth945.85 mi
24 hours11° 39' 24.0"759.60 mieast2° 03' 20.7"141.40 misouth777.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandMon 7:00 AM957 km594 miles516 nmEast E
PalikirMon 6:00 AM1409 km875 miles761 nmSouth S
HagåtñaMon 5:00 AM1525 km948 miles824 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroMon 7:00 AM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmSoutheast SE
YarenMon 7:00 AM2455 km1525 miles1325 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaMon 4:00 AM2481 km1541 miles1339 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoMon 4:00 AM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaMon 7:00 AM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmSoutheast SE
NagoyaMon 4:00 AM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmNorthwest NW
MidwaySun 8:00 AM2718 km1689 miles1468 nmEast-northeast ENE
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