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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 = Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 4:18:00 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 phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 16:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 47' North, Longitude: 117° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.65 meters/second, 1600.7 km/hour, 994.6 miles/hour or 864.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.58 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 miNorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 32' 52.1"994.51 miWest0° 10' 10.3"11.65 miNorth994.35 mi
24 hours10° 54' 15.1"745.45 miEast3° 50' 04.1"263.55 miNorth786.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto PrincesaMon 12:18 AM191 km119 miles103 nmNortheast NE
Kota KinabaluMon 12:18 AM338 km210 miles182 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Bandar Seri BegawanMon 12:18 AM503 km312 miles271 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pekan TutongMon 12:18 AM528 km328 miles285 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Zamboanga CityMon 12:18 AM566 km352 miles306 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kuala BelaitMon 12:18 AM574 km357 miles310 nmSouthwest SW
MiriMon 12:18 AM607 km377 miles328 nmSouthwest SW
Iloilo CityMon 12:18 AM616 km383 miles333 nmEast-northeast ENE
BacolodMon 12:18 AM656 km408 miles354 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cebu CityMon 12:18 AM744 km462 miles402 nmEast-northeast ENE

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