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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 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 21' North
Longitude: 137° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.57 meters/second, 1542.9 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.98 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 misouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.4"958.50 miwest0° 06' 28.2"7.42 misouth958.81 mi
24 hours11° 35' 31.2"765.50 mieast2° 58' 51.3"204.98 misouth798.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaTue 7:10 AM865 km538 miles467 nmEast-southeast ESE
SaipanTue 7:10 AM887 km551 miles479 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokTue 6:10 AM1142 km709 miles616 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DavaoTue 5:10 AM1741 km1082 miles940 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonTue 5:10 AM1810 km1124 miles977 nmWest W
ManilaTue 5:10 AM1818 km1129 miles981 nmWest W
KumamotoTue 6:10 AM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiTue 5:10 AM1887 km1172 miles1019 nmWest-northwest WNW
HamamatsuTue 6:10 AM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmNorth N
OsakaTue 6:10 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth N
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