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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 = Friday, October 5, 2012 at 7:30:00 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: 73%

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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 60' North, Longitude: 127° 09' 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' 48.0"937.34 miWest0° 00' 33.8"0.65 miNorth937.31 mi
24 hours11° 42' 11.6"755.94 miEast0° 13' 32.6"15.53 miSouth756.67 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 AM580 km361 miles313 nmNorth N
KaohsiungSat 3:30 AM728 km452 miles393 nmWest-northwest WNW
TaipeiSat 3:30 AM732 km455 miles395 nmNorthwest NW
Baguio CitySat 3:30 AM857 km532 miles463 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonSat 3:30 AM949 km590 miles513 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaSat 3:30 AM964 km599 miles521 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiSat 3:30 AM964 km599 miles521 nmSouthwest SW
FoochowSat 3:30 AM979 km608 miles529 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenSat 3:30 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShantouSat 3:30 AM1111 km690 miles600 nmWest-northwest WNW

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