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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 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 20' North, Longitude: 100° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.12 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 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' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.6"941.76 miwest0° 02' 46.3"3.18 minorth941.63 mi
24 hours11° 37' 59.8"754.74 mieast0° 40' 10.8"46.07 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
Chiang RaiFri 3:30 AM106 km66 miles57 nmWest-southwest WSW
Luang PrabangFri 3:30 AM155 km96 miles84 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chiang MaiFri 3:30 AM251 km156 miles135 nmSouthwest SW
VientianeFri 3:30 AM328 km204 miles177 nmSoutheast SE
Xam NeuaFri 3:30 AM346 km215 miles187 nmEast E
Udon ThaniFri 3:30 AM390 km242 miles211 nmSoutheast SE
Khon KaenFri 3:30 AM486 km302 miles262 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NaypyidawFri 3:00 AM489 km304 miles264 nmWest W
Nakhon SawanFri 3:30 AM516 km321 miles279 nmSouth S
MandalayFri 3:00 AM517 km321 miles279 nmWest-northwest WNW
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