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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: 73%
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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 60' North
Longitude: 126° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.17 meters/second, 1509.0 km/hour, 937.7 miles/hour or 814.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.9"937.40 miwest0° 00' 33.7"0.64 minorth937.37 mi
24 hours11° 42' 11.7"755.99 mieast0° 13' 35.2"15.58 misouth756.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NahaSat 4:30 AM578 km359 miles312 nmNorth N
KaohsiungSat 3:30 AM702 km436 miles379 nmWest-northwest WNW
TaipeiSat 3:30 AM711 km442 miles384 nmNorthwest NW
Baguio CitySat 3:30 AM834 km518 miles450 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonSat 3:30 AM930 km578 miles502 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaSat 3:30 AM941 km585 miles508 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiSat 3:30 AM945 km587 miles510 nmSouthwest SW
FoochowSat 3:30 AM950 km590 miles513 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenSat 3:30 AM982 km610 miles530 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShantouSat 3:30 AM1084 km674 miles585 nmWest-northwest WNW
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