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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 = Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 7:00:00 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: 55%

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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' North, Longitude: 157° 49' 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"15.76 miWest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 miSouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.0"945.56 miWest0° 04' 03.9"4.66 miSouth945.77 mi
24 hours11° 39' 24.3"759.55 miEast2° 03' 18.2"141.34 miSouth777.18 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 AM928 km577 miles501 nmEast E
PalikirMon 6:00 AM1407 km875 miles760 nmSouth S
HagåtñaMon 5:00 AM1551 km964 miles838 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroMon 7:00 AM2019 km1255 miles1090 nmSoutheast SE
YarenMon 7:00 AM2444 km1519 miles1320 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaMon 4:00 AM2505 km1557 miles1353 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoMon 4:00 AM2513 km1562 miles1357 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaMon 7:00 AM2608 km1620 miles1408 nmSoutheast SE
MidwaySun 8:00 AM2692 km1673 miles1454 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokMon 4:00 AM2841 km1765 miles1534 nmWest-southwest WSW

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