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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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 33' North
Longitude: 140° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.05 meters/second, 1523.0 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 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"946.11 miwest0° 04' 10.7"4.79 misouth946.32 mi
24 hours11° 39' 13.1"759.78 mieast2° 05' 55.6"144.36 misouth778.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 6:10 AM728 km453 miles393 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaMon 6:10 AM805 km500 miles435 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokMon 5:10 AM1483 km921 miles801 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HamamatsuMon 5:10 AM1703 km1058 miles919 nmNorth N
ShizuokaMon 5:10 AM1723 km1071 miles930 nmNorth N
OsakaMon 5:10 AM1749 km1086 miles944 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeMon 5:10 AM1760 km1094 miles950 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaMon 5:10 AM1764 km1096 miles952 nmNorth N
KumamotoMon 5:10 AM1768 km1099 miles955 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaMon 5:10 AM1768 km1099 miles955 nmNorth N
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