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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: 5%

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 Friday, September 14, 2012 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 07' North, Longitude: 118° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.14 meters/second, 1598.9 km/hour, 993.5 miles/hour or 863.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.56 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 23.4"993.44 miwest0° 11' 22.3"13.03 misouth993.76 mi
24 hours11° 53' 50.6"814.78 mieast4° 45' 50.1"327.37 misouth881.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto PrincesaFri 10:18 AM188 km117 miles102 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kota KinabaluFri 10:18 AM333 km207 miles180 nmSouthwest SW
Zamboanga CityFri 10:18 AM448 km278 miles242 nmEast-southeast ESE
Bandar Seri BegawanFri 10:18 AM502 km312 miles271 nmSouthwest SW
Pekan TutongFri 10:18 AM537 km334 miles290 nmSouthwest SW
Iloilo CityFri 10:18 AM558 km347 miles301 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala BelaitFri 10:18 AM588 km365 miles317 nmSouthwest SW
BacolodFri 10:18 AM594 km369 miles321 nmEast-northeast ENE
MiriFri 10:18 AM622 km386 miles336 nmSouthwest SW
Cebu CityFri 10:18 AM670 km417 miles362 nmEast-northeast ENE
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