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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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 35' North, Longitude: 146° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.97 meters/second, 1522.7 km/hour, 946.2 miles/hour or 822.2 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' 47.4"945.93 miwest0° 04' 08.2"4.74 misouth946.14 mi
24 hours11° 39' 17.2"759.71 mieast2° 04' 58.0"143.26 misouth777.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 5:44 AM501 km311 miles270 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaMon 5:44 AM714 km444 miles386 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirMon 6:44 AM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokMon 4:44 AM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmSouthwest SW
YokohamaMon 4:44 AM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaMon 4:44 AM1901 km1181 miles1026 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiMon 4:44 AM1903 km1182 miles1027 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuMon 4:44 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaMon 4:44 AM1919 km1193 miles1036 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 4:44 AM1919 km1193 miles1036 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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