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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: 75%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 1:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 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° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.30 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' 57.0"960.12 miwest0° 06' 28.4"7.42 minorth959.86 mi
24 hours11° 19' 39.6"748.45 mieast2° 12' 25.4"151.81 minorth759.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CityThu 3:20 AM517 km321 miles279 nmWest W
QuezonThu 3:20 AM541 km336 miles292 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tarlac CityThu 3:20 AM546 km340 miles295 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaThu 3:20 AM551 km342 miles298 nmWest-southwest WSW
MakatiThu 3:20 AM553 km344 miles299 nmWest-southwest WSW
MabalacatThu 3:20 AM560 km348 miles302 nmWest-southwest WSW
AngelesThu 3:20 AM562 km349 miles303 nmWest-southwest WSW
OlongapoThu 3:20 AM606 km377 miles327 nmWest-southwest WSW
BacolodThu 3:20 AM774 km481 miles418 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cebu CityThu 3:20 AM787 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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