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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 = Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 2:18:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 08' North, Longitude: 135° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.74 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 54.3"1003.70 miWest0° 11' 07.2"12.73 miNorth1003.67 mi
24 hours10° 49' 53.4"747.28 miEast4° 17' 53.1"295.35 miNorth800.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokSat 11:18 PM386 km240 miles208 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManokwariSat 11:18 PM578 km359 miles312 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraSat 11:18 PM934 km581 miles505 nmSoutheast SE
SofifiSat 11:18 PM966 km600 miles522 nmWest-southwest WSW
TernateSat 11:18 PM982 km610 miles530 nmWest-southwest WSW
DavaoSat 10:18 PM1149 km714 miles620 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosSat 10:18 PM1172 km728 miles633 nmWest W
ManadoSat 10:18 PM1228 km763 miles663 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaSun 12:18 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmNortheast NE
GorontaloSat 10:18 PM1446 km899 miles781 nmWest-southwest WSW

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