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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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 33' North, Longitude: 153° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.31 meters/second, 1523.9 km/hour, 946.9 miles/hour or 822.8 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"946.67 miwest0° 03' 53.4"4.46 minorth946.49 mi
24 hours11° 34' 21.6"754.56 mieast1° 07' 47.6"77.73 minorth755.88 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 AM980 km609 miles529 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaThu 12:46 AM1175 km730 miles634 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandThu 2:46 AM1351 km839 miles729 nmEast E
PalikirThu 1:46 AM1475 km917 miles797 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaWed 11:46 PM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoWed 11:46 PM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroThu 2:46 AM2328 km1447 miles1257 nmSoutheast SE
NagoyaWed 11:46 PM2398 km1490 miles1295 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaWed 11:46 PM2461 km1529 miles1329 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokWed 11:46 PM2461 km1529 miles1329 nmWest-southwest WSW
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