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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 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' North, Longitude: 155° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.87 meters/second, 1522.3 km/hour, 945.9 miles/hour or 822.0 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' 47.2"945.70 miwest0° 04' 04.9"4.68 misouth945.91 mi
24 hours11° 39' 22.5"759.63 mieast2° 03' 42.9"141.82 misouth777.36 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 7:10 AM1210 km752 miles653 nmEast E
HagåtñaMon 5:10 AM1299 km807 miles701 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirMon 6:10 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroMon 7:10 AM2218 km1378 miles1198 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaMon 4:10 AM2320 km1442 miles1253 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoMon 4:10 AM2336 km1452 miles1261 nmNorthwest NW
NagoyaMon 4:10 AM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaMon 4:10 AM2553 km1586 miles1378 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoMon 4:10 AM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmNorthwest NW
YarenMon 7:10 AM2575 km1600 miles1390 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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