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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 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 05' North, Longitude: 115° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.18 meters/second, 1599.0 km/hour, 993.6 miles/hour or 863.4 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' 11.3"0.22 misouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 23.2"993.52 miwest0° 11' 22.9"13.04 misouth993.84 mi
24 hours11° 53' 53.9"814.91 mieast4° 46' 00.3"327.57 misouth881.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluFri 10:28 AM235 km146 miles127 nmSouth S
Bandar Seri BegawanFri 10:28 AM361 km224 miles195 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Puerto PrincesaFri 10:28 AM373 km232 miles201 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pekan TutongFri 10:28 AM384 km239 miles208 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kuala BelaitFri 10:28 AM424 km263 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MiriFri 10:28 AM454 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BacolodFri 10:28 AM838 km521 miles453 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nha TrangFri 9:28 AM856 km532 miles462 nmWest-northwest WNW
MakatiFri 10:28 AM915 km569 miles494 nmNortheast NE
ManilaFri 10:28 AM919 km571 miles496 nmNortheast NE
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