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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 19:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 37' North, Longitude: 152° 01' 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"945.72 miwest0° 04' 06.1"4.70 misouth945.93 mi
24 hours11° 39' 20.5"759.61 mieast2° 04' 11.4"142.36 misouth777.45 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 AM825 km513 miles445 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaMon 5:24 AM1030 km640 miles556 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandMon 7:24 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmEast E
PalikirMon 6:24 AM1554 km966 miles839 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaMon 4:24 AM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 4:24 AM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaMon 4:24 AM2275 km1414 miles1229 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokMon 4:24 AM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmWest-southwest WSW
OsakaMon 4:24 AM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoMon 4:24 AM2338 km1453 miles1262 nmNorthwest NW
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