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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 19:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 60' North, Longitude: 125° 26' 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.9"937.33 miwest0° 00' 33.0"0.63 minorth937.30 mi
24 hours11° 42' 12.3"755.95 mieast0° 13' 49.4"15.85 misouth756.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KaohsiungSat 3:36 AM562 km349 miles304 nmWest-northwest WNW
TaichungSat 3:36 AM601 km374 miles325 nmNorthwest NW
TaipeiSat 3:36 AM603 km375 miles326 nmNorthwest NW
Taoyuan CitySat 3:36 AM611 km380 miles330 nmNorthwest NW
NahaSat 4:36 AM617 km383 miles333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HsinchuSat 3:36 AM622 km387 miles336 nmNorthwest NW
Baguio CitySat 3:36 AM719 km446 miles388 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonSat 3:36 AM836 km520 miles451 nmSouthwest SW
FoochowSat 3:36 AM842 km523 miles454 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenSat 3:36 AM847 km526 miles457 nmWest-northwest WNW

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