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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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 28' North
Longitude: 152° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.32 meters/second, 1542.0 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 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"957.94 miwest0° 06' 23.0"7.32 misouth958.25 mi
24 hours11° 35' 38.2"765.19 mieast2° 56' 50.2"202.67 misouth797.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanTue 6:10 AM740 km460 miles399 nmWest-southwest WSW
Guam (Hagåtña)Tue 6:10 AM919 km571 miles496 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirTue 7:10 AM1331 km827 miles719 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandTue 8:10 AM1533 km952 miles828 nmEast E
MelekeokTue 5:10 AM2209 km1373 miles1193 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroTue 8:10 AM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmEast-southeast ESE
YokohamaTue 5:10 AM2352 km1462 miles1270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoTue 5:10 AM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaTue 5:10 AM2483 km1543 miles1340 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaTue 5:10 AM2532 km1573 miles1367 nmNorthwest NW
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