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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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 32' North, Longitude: 156° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.34 meters/second, 1524.0 km/hour, 947.0 miles/hour or 822.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.78 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.0"946.68 miwest0° 03' 54.3"4.48 minorth946.50 mi
24 hours11° 34' 18.0"754.50 mieast1° 08' 12.5"78.20 minorth755.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 2:36 AM1069 km664 miles577 nmEast E
PalikirThu 1:36 AM1408 km875 miles760 nmSouth S
HagåtñaThu 12:36 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroThu 2:36 AM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaWed 11:36 PM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoWed 11:36 PM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmNorthwest NW
YarenThu 2:36 AM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NagoyaWed 11:36 PM2589 km1609 miles1398 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaThu 2:36 AM2694 km1674 miles1455 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokWed 11:36 PM2709 km1684 miles1463 nmWest-southwest WSW
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