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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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 19' North
Longitude: 105° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.16 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"941.86 miwest0° 02' 48.2"3.22 minorth941.73 mi
24 hours11° 37' 54.2"754.72 mieast0° 40' 57.0"46.95 minorth754.50 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 AM84 km52 miles46 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hai PhongFri 3:10 AM130 km81 miles70 nmEast-northeast ENE
Luang PrabangFri 3:10 AM363 km225 miles196 nmWest W
NanningFri 4:10 AM396 km246 miles214 nmNortheast NE
VientianeFri 3:10 AM406 km252 miles219 nmSouthwest SW
SavannakhetFri 3:10 AM425 km264 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Udon ThaniFri 3:10 AM436 km271 miles235 nmSouthwest SW
HaikouFri 4:10 AM499 km310 miles270 nmEast E
Khon KaenFri 3:10 AM519 km322 miles280 nmSouthwest SW
Da NangFri 3:10 AM547 km340 miles295 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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