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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: 81%

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 Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 14' North, Longitude: 132° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.42 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.71 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.7"942.37 miwest0° 02' 58.6"3.41 minorth942.23 mi
24 hours11° 37' 23.0"754.54 mieast0° 45' 10.2"51.79 minorth754.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaipeiFri 2:20 AM1220 km758 miles659 nmWest-northwest WNW
KagoshimaFri 3:20 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmNorth N
QuezonFri 2:20 AM1330 km827 miles718 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaFri 2:20 AM1341 km833 miles724 nmWest-southwest WSW
KumamotoFri 3:20 AM1401 km871 miles756 nmNorth N
MelekeokFri 3:20 AM1433 km890 miles773 nmSouth S
FukuokaFri 3:20 AM1498 km931 miles809 nmNorth N
KitakyushuFri 3:20 AM1517 km943 miles819 nmNorth N
HagåtñaFri 4:20 AM1532 km952 miles827 nmEast-southeast ESE
DavaoFri 2:20 AM1619 km1006 miles874 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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