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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: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 20:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 29' North, Longitude: 154° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.28 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.97 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.9"957.85 miwest0° 06' 22.0"7.30 misouth958.15 mi
24 hours11° 35' 39.5"765.13 mieast2° 56' 30.0"202.29 misouth797.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanTue 6:00 AM987 km613 miles533 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaTue 6:00 AM1154 km717 miles623 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirTue 7:00 AM1228 km763 miles663 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandTue 8:00 AM1280 km795 miles691 nmEast E
MajuroTue 8:00 AM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenTue 8:00 AM2401 km1492 miles1297 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokTue 5:00 AM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmWest-southwest WSW
YokohamaTue 5:00 AM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoTue 5:00 AM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaTue 5:00 AM2636 km1638 miles1423 nmNorthwest NW
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