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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 8:10:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 81%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 19' North, Longitude: 105° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.17 meters/second, 1516.2 km/hour, 942.1 miles/hour or 818.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.70 miWest0° 00' 02.9"0.05 miNorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.9"941.80 miWest0° 02' 48.4"3.22 miNorth941.67 mi
24 hours11° 37' 53.8"754.66 miEast0° 40' 59.5"47.00 miNorth754.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HanoiFri 3:10 AM79 km49 miles43 nmNorth N
Hai PhongFri 3:10 AM106 km66 miles57 nmNortheast NE
Xam NeuaFri 3:10 AM188 km117 miles101 nmWest W
NanningFri 4:10 AM377 km234 miles204 nmNortheast NE
Luang PrabangFri 3:10 AM391 km243 miles211 nmWest W
VientianeFri 3:10 AM428 km266 miles231 nmSouthwest SW
SavannakhetFri 3:10 AM432 km268 miles233 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Udon ThaniFri 3:10 AM455 km283 miles246 nmSouthwest SW
HuếFri 3:10 AM464 km289 miles251 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HaikouFri 4:10 AM471 km293 miles254 nmEast E

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