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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 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 16' North, Longitude: 122° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.33 meters/second, 1516.8 km/hour, 942.5 miles/hour or 819.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.71 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.0"942.23 miwest0° 02' 54.9"3.34 minorth942.09 mi
24 hours11° 37' 34.6"754.64 mieast0° 43' 38.2"50.04 minorth754.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KaohsiungFri 3:00 AM375 km233 miles203 nmNorthwest NW
TaichungFri 3:00 AM471 km292 miles254 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baguio CityFri 3:00 AM471 km293 miles254 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HsinchuFri 3:00 AM527 km328 miles285 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiFri 3:00 AM541 km336 miles292 nmNorth N
Tarlac CityFri 3:00 AM566 km352 miles306 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MabalacatFri 3:00 AM595 km370 miles322 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AngelesFri 3:00 AM603 km374 miles325 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuezonFri 3:00 AM634 km394 miles342 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManilaFri 3:00 AM645 km401 miles348 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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