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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 19:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 37' North
Longitude: 151° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.91 meters/second, 1522.5 km/hour, 946.0 miles/hour or 822.1 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"945.80 miwest0° 04' 06.3"4.71 misouth946.01 mi
24 hours11° 39' 20.4"759.66 mieast2° 04' 13.9"142.42 misouth777.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 5:24 AM802 km498 miles433 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaMon 5:24 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandMon 7:24 AM1565 km973 miles845 nmEast E
PalikirMon 6:24 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaMon 4:24 AM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 4:24 AM2138 km1328 miles1154 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaMon 4:24 AM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokMon 4:24 AM2283 km1418 miles1233 nmSouthwest SW
OsakaMon 4:24 AM2312 km1437 miles1248 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoMon 4:24 AM2320 km1442 miles1253 nmNorthwest NW
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