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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: 37%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 31' North, Longitude: 109° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.23 meters/second, 1512.8 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.67 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 15.6"939.70 miwest0° 03' 01.4"3.47 misouth939.86 mi
24 hours11° 53' 55.3"770.97 mieast1° 40' 13.5"114.90 misouth783.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HaikouMon 7:36 AM67 km42 miles36 nmSoutheast SE
NanningMon 7:36 AM305 km190 miles165 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Hai PhongMon 6:36 AM342 km213 miles185 nmWest W
MacauMon 7:36 AM417 km259 miles225 nmEast-northeast ENE
FoshanMon 7:36 AM430 km267 miles232 nmNortheast NE
HanoiMon 6:36 AM430 km267 miles232 nmWest W
GuangzhouMon 7:36 AM448 km279 miles242 nmNortheast NE
Hong KongMon 7:36 AM482 km299 miles260 nmEast-northeast ENE
KowloonMon 7:36 AM489 km304 miles264 nmEast-northeast ENE
ShenzhenMon 7:36 AM501 km311 miles271 nmEast-northeast ENE

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