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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 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 16' North
Longitude: 120° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.30 meters/second, 1516.7 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 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' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.9"942.17 miwest0° 02' 53.8"3.32 minorth942.03 mi
24 hours11° 37' 37.4"754.65 mieast0° 43' 15.2"49.60 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 3:10 AM310 km193 miles167 nmNorth N
Baguio CityFri 3:10 AM430 km267 miles232 nmSouth S
TaichungFri 3:10 AM434 km270 miles234 nmNorth N
ShantouFri 3:10 AM492 km305 miles265 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenFri 3:10 AM508 km316 miles274 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HsinchuFri 3:10 AM510 km317 miles276 nmNorth N
Tarlac CityFri 3:10 AM532 km331 miles287 nmSouth S
TaipeiFri 3:10 AM551 km342 miles297 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MabalacatFri 3:10 AM562 km349 miles304 nmSouth S
AngelesFri 3:10 AM570 km354 miles308 nmSouth S
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