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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: 88%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 41' North
Longitude: 103° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.65 meters/second, 1532.3 km/hour, 952.1 miles/hour or 827.4 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' 30.7"951.92 miwest0° 05' 02.4"5.78 minorth951.70 mi
24 hours11° 28' 56.4"752.58 mieast1° 36' 19.5"110.43 minorth757.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wanon NiwatThu 2:30 AM116 km72 miles63 nmSouth S
VientianeThu 2:30 AM146 km91 miles79 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sakon NakhonThu 2:30 AM173 km107 miles93 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Udon ThaniThu 2:30 AM175 km109 miles94 nmSouthwest SW
Luang PrabangThu 2:30 AM218 km135 miles117 nmNorthwest NW
SavannakhetThu 2:30 AM257 km159 miles139 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Khon KaenThu 2:30 AM268 km167 miles145 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HanoiThu 2:30 AM340 km211 miles183 nmNortheast NE
Hai PhongThu 2:30 AM389 km242 miles210 nmNortheast NE
PakseThu 2:30 AM449 km279 miles243 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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