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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 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 37' North
Longitude: 152° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.90 meters/second, 1522.4 km/hour, 946.0 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' 04.1"0.08 misouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.3"945.77 miwest0° 04' 05.8"4.70 misouth945.98 mi
24 hours11° 39' 21.0"759.65 mieast2° 04' 04.9"142.25 misouth777.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 5:20 AM886 km550 miles478 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaMon 5:20 AM1087 km675 miles587 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandMon 7:20 AM1464 km910 miles790 nmEast E
PalikirMon 6:20 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaMon 4:20 AM2173 km1350 miles1173 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 4:20 AM2191 km1362 miles1183 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaMon 4:20 AM2320 km1442 miles1253 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokMon 4:20 AM2368 km1472 miles1279 nmWest-southwest WSW
OsakaMon 4:20 AM2378 km1478 miles1284 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoMon 4:20 AM2385 km1482 miles1288 nmNorthwest NW
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