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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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 32' North
Longitude: 134° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.12 meters/second, 1523.2 km/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.78 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.6"946.27 miwest0° 04' 12.9"4.83 misouth946.49 mi
24 hours11° 39' 09.4"759.84 mieast2° 06' 48.6"145.37 misouth778.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaMon 6:34 AM1255 km780 miles678 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokMon 5:34 AM1331 km827 miles719 nmSouth S
KagoshimaMon 5:34 AM1402 km871 miles757 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiMon 4:34 AM1499 km931 miles809 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoMon 5:34 AM1526 km948 miles824 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuezonMon 4:34 AM1557 km967 miles841 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaMon 4:34 AM1566 km973 miles846 nmWest-southwest WSW
FukuokaMon 5:34 AM1626 km1010 miles878 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuMon 5:34 AM1637 km1017 miles884 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaMon 5:34 AM1679 km1043 miles906 nmNorth N
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