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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 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 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° 24' 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"945.63 miwest0° 04' 04.9"4.68 misouth945.84 mi
24 hours11° 39' 22.6"759.57 mieast2° 03' 40.4"141.77 misouth777.29 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 AM1182 km734 miles638 nmEast E
HagåtñaMon 5:10 AM1324 km823 miles715 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirMon 6:10 AM1438 km893 miles776 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroMon 7:10 AM2196 km1364 miles1186 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaMon 4:10 AM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoMon 4:10 AM2353 km1462 miles1271 nmNorthwest NW
NagoyaMon 4:10 AM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmNorthwest NW
YarenMon 7:10 AM2560 km1591 miles1382 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OsakaMon 4:10 AM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoMon 4:10 AM2576 km1600 miles1391 nmNorthwest NW
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