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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 19:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 36' North, Longitude: 148° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.95 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"945.88 miwest0° 04' 07.4"4.73 misouth946.09 mi
24 hours11° 39' 18.4"759.69 mieast2° 04' 40.5"142.92 misouth777.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 5:36 AM587 km365 miles317 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaMon 5:36 AM805 km500 miles435 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirMon 6:36 AM1728 km1074 miles933 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandMon 7:36 AM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmEast E
YokohamaMon 4:36 AM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiMon 4:36 AM1980 km1230 miles1069 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaMon 4:36 AM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 4:36 AM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokMon 4:36 AM2036 km1265 miles1100 nmSouthwest SW
NagoyaMon 4:36 AM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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