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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 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 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° 12' 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' 03.8"0.08 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.0"946.74 miwest0° 03' 54.3"4.48 minorth946.56 mi
24 hours11° 34' 18.2"754.55 mieast1° 08' 09.9"78.16 minorth755.90 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 AM1097 km682 miles592 nmEast E
HagåtñaThu 12:36 AM1394 km866 miles753 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirThu 1:36 AM1412 km877 miles762 nmSouth S
MajuroThu 2:36 AM2122 km1319 miles1146 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaWed 11:36 PM2398 km1490 miles1295 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoWed 11:36 PM2414 km1500 miles1303 nmNorthwest NW
YarenThu 2:36 AM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NagoyaWed 11:36 PM2569 km1597 miles1387 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaWed 11:36 PM2641 km1641 miles1426 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoWed 11:36 PM2643 km1642 miles1427 nmNorthwest NW
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