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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 2:46:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 33' North, Longitude: 154° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.31 meters/second, 1523.9 km/hour, 946.9 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' 14.7"946.62 miWest0° 03' 53.4"4.46 miNorth946.44 mi
24 hours11° 34' 21.3"754.51 miEast1° 07' 50.0"77.77 miNorth755.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 12:46 AM1005 km624 miles543 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaThu 12:46 AM1198 km745 miles647 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandThu 2:46 AM1322 km822 miles714 nmEast E
PalikirThu 1:46 AM1465 km911 miles791 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaWed 11:46 PM2265 km1408 miles1223 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoWed 11:46 PM2277 km1415 miles1230 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroThu 2:46 AM2325 km1444 miles1255 nmSoutheast SE
NagoyaWed 11:46 PM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaWed 11:46 PM2481 km1541 miles1339 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoWed 11:46 PM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmNorthwest NW

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