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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 = Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 7:10:00 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: 88%

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 Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 39' North, Longitude: 108° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.73 meters/second, 1532.6 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.87 miWest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 miNorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.3"952.03 miWest0° 05' 04.2"5.81 miNorth951.81 mi
24 hours11° 28' 47.2"752.49 miEast1° 37' 05.1"111.30 miNorth757.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HaikouThu 3:10 AM217 km135 miles117 nmNortheast NE
HuếThu 2:10 AM278 km173 miles150 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Da NangThu 2:10 AM294 km183 miles159 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Hai PhongThu 2:10 AM336 km209 miles182 nmNorthwest NW
HanoiThu 2:10 AM413 km256 miles223 nmNorthwest NW
NanningThu 3:10 AM465 km289 miles251 nmNorth N
SavannakhetThu 2:10 AM496 km308 miles268 nmWest-southwest WSW
PakseThu 2:10 AM510 km317 miles275 nmSouthwest SW
Xam NeuaThu 2:10 AM543 km338 miles293 nmWest-northwest WNW
MacauThu 3:10 AM625 km388 miles338 nmNortheast NE

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