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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 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 36' North, Longitude: 149° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.94 meters/second, 1522.6 km/hour, 946.1 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"945.86 miwest0° 04' 07.2"4.72 misouth946.08 mi
24 hours11° 39' 18.8"759.69 mieast2° 04' 35.9"142.84 misouth777.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 5:34 AM617 km383 miles333 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaMon 5:34 AM835 km519 miles451 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirMon 6:34 AM1698 km1055 miles917 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandMon 7:34 AM1819 km1130 miles982 nmEast E
YokohamaMon 4:34 AM1997 km1241 miles1078 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 4:34 AM2018 km1254 miles1090 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokMon 4:34 AM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmSouthwest SW
NagoyaMon 4:34 AM2114 km1313 miles1141 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaMon 4:34 AM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoMon 4:34 AM2167 km1347 miles1170 nmNorthwest NW
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