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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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 25' North
Longitude: 146° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.42 meters/second, 1542.3 km/hour, 958.4 miles/hour or 832.8 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' 06.3"0.12 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.0"958.17 miwest0° 06' 25.0"7.36 misouth958.47 mi
24 hours11° 35' 35.4"765.31 mieast2° 57' 38.8"203.60 misouth797.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanTue 6:34 AM257 km160 miles139 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaTue 6:34 AM473 km294 miles255 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokTue 5:34 AM1689 km1050 miles912 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 7:34 AM1723 km1070 miles930 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaTue 5:34 AM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoTue 5:34 AM2133 km1325 miles1151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Wake IslandTue 8:34 AM2142 km1331 miles1157 nmEast E
NagoyaTue 5:34 AM2183 km1357 miles1179 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaTue 5:34 AM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeTue 5:34 AM2218 km1378 miles1198 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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