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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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 14' North, Longitude: 128° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.38 meters/second, 1517.0 km/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 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' 05.5"942.29 miwest0° 02' 57.0"3.38 minorth942.15 mi
24 hours11° 37' 27.7"754.55 mieast0° 44' 33.5"51.09 minorth754.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NahaFri 3:36 AM660 km410 miles356 nmNorth N
KaohsiungFri 2:36 AM872 km542 miles471 nmWest-northwest WNW
TaipeiFri 2:36 AM879 km546 miles475 nmNorthwest NW
Baguio CityFri 2:36 AM919 km571 miles496 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonFri 2:36 AM985 km612 miles532 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaFri 2:36 AM996 km619 miles538 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiFri 2:36 AM998 km620 miles539 nmSouthwest SW
FoochowFri 2:36 AM1127 km700 miles608 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenFri 2:36 AM1153 km716 miles623 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShantouFri 2:36 AM1252 km778 miles676 nmWest-northwest WNW

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