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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, September 5, 2012 at 7:20:00 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: 75%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 15' North, Longitude: 125° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.31 meters/second, 1545.5 km/hour, 960.3 miles/hour or 834.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.01 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miNorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.1"960.06 miWest0° 06' 28.4"7.42 miNorth959.81 mi
24 hours11° 19' 38.9"748.40 miEast2° 12' 27.6"151.84 miNorth759.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
QuezonThu 3:20 AM565 km351 miles305 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tarlac CityThu 3:20 AM573 km356 miles310 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaThu 3:20 AM579 km360 miles313 nmWest-southwest WSW
MabalacatThu 3:20 AM586 km364 miles316 nmWest-southwest WSW
AngelesThu 3:20 AM588 km366 miles318 nmWest-southwest WSW
OlongapoThu 3:20 AM632 km393 miles341 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cebu CityThu 3:20 AM791 km491 miles427 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KaohsiungThu 3:20 AM840 km522 miles454 nmNorthwest NW
TaichungThu 3:20 AM925 km575 miles499 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiThu 3:20 AM965 km599 miles521 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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