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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: 99%
Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 33' North
Longitude: 142° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.51 meters/second, 1542.6 km/hour, 958.6 miles/hour or 833.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"15.98 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.9"958.35 miwest0° 05' 57.3"6.83 minorth958.11 mi
24 hours11° 23' 50.8"751.84 mieast1° 59' 37.2"137.13 minorth760.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanWed 12:46 AM443 km276 miles239 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaWed 12:46 AM517 km321 miles279 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokTue 11:46 PM1395 km867 miles753 nmSouthwest SW
HamamatsuTue 11:46 PM1957 km1216 miles1056 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaTue 11:46 PM1971 km1225 miles1065 nmNorth N
YokohamaTue 11:46 PM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmNorth N
OsakaTue 11:46 PM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaTue 11:46 PM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoTue 11:46 PM2027 km1260 miles1095 nmNorth N
KobeTue 11:46 PM2029 km1261 miles1096 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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