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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 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 33' North
Longitude: 151° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.28 meters/second, 1523.8 km/hour, 946.8 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"0.07 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.5"946.61 miwest0° 03' 52.5"4.44 minorth946.43 mi
24 hours11° 34' 25.0"754.57 mieast1° 07' 25.1"77.30 minorth755.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 12:56 AM767 km477 miles414 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaThu 12:56 AM975 km606 miles526 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirThu 1:56 AM1580 km982 miles853 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandThu 2:56 AM1605 km997 miles866 nmEast E
YokohamaWed 11:56 PM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoWed 11:56 PM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaWed 11:56 PM2240 km1392 miles1209 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokWed 11:56 PM2247 km1396 miles1213 nmSouthwest SW
OsakaWed 11:56 PM2291 km1424 miles1237 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoWed 11:56 PM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmNorthwest NW
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