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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 8, 2012 at 8:10:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 28' North, Longitude: 152° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.32 meters/second, 1541.9 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"957.86 miWest0° 06' 22.8"7.31 miSouth958.17 mi
24 hours11° 35' 38.3"765.13 miEast2° 56' 48.0"202.61 miSouth797.12 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 AM767 km477 miles414 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaTue 6:10 AM944 km587 miles510 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirTue 7:10 AM1317 km818 miles711 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandTue 8:10 AM1504 km935 miles812 nmEast E
MelekeokTue 5:10 AM2235 km1388 miles1207 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroTue 8:10 AM2346 km1458 miles1267 nmEast-southeast ESE
YokohamaTue 5:10 AM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoTue 5:10 AM2386 km1482 miles1288 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaTue 5:10 AM2500 km1553 miles1350 nmNorthwest NW
YarenTue 8:10 AM2540 km1579 miles1372 nmSoutheast SE

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