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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 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 35' North, Longitude: 145° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.99 meters/second, 1522.8 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"945.97 miwest0° 04' 08.7"4.75 misouth946.19 mi
24 hours11° 39' 16.3"759.73 mieast2° 05' 11.4"143.51 misouth777.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 5:50 AM486 km302 miles262 nmSouth S
HagåtñaMon 5:50 AM680 km422 miles367 nmSouth S
MelekeokMon 4:50 AM1776 km1103 miles959 nmSouthwest SW
HamamatsuMon 4:50 AM1841 km1144 miles994 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaMon 4:50 AM1843 km1145 miles995 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaMon 4:50 AM1849 km1149 miles998 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiMon 4:50 AM1855 km1153 miles1002 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaMon 4:50 AM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoMon 4:50 AM1872 km1164 miles1011 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaMon 4:50 AM1921 km1194 miles1037 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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