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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 = Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 8:20:00 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: 66%

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 Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 32' North, Longitude: 122° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.40 meters/second, 1524.2 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.79 miWest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miNorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.8"946.81 miWest0° 04' 21.0"4.99 miNorth946.61 mi
24 hours11° 33' 26.6"753.57 miEast1° 19' 01.1"90.60 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
Baguio CityFri 4:20 AM396 km246 miles214 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KaohsiungFri 4:20 AM441 km274 miles238 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tarlac CityFri 4:20 AM489 km304 miles264 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MabalacatFri 4:20 AM518 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AngelesFri 4:20 AM525 km326 miles283 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaichungFri 4:20 AM545 km339 miles294 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuezonFri 4:20 AM554 km344 miles299 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OlongapoFri 4:20 AM568 km353 miles307 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManilaFri 4:20 AM569 km353 miles307 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakatiFri 4:20 AM571 km355 miles309 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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