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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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 00' North, Longitude: 117° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.15 meters/second, 1508.9 km/hour, 937.6 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' 00.5"0.01 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.5"937.29 miwest0° 00' 29.8"0.57 minorth937.26 mi
24 hours11° 42' 15.3"755.97 mieast0° 15' 09.5"17.38 misouth756.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ShantouSat 4:10 AM267 km166 miles144 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KowloonSat 4:10 AM340 km211 miles183 nmWest-northwest WNW
Hong KongSat 4:10 AM345 km215 miles186 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShenzhenSat 4:10 AM359 km223 miles194 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenSat 4:10 AM393 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MacauSat 4:10 AM402 km250 miles217 nmWest-northwest WNW
KaohsiungSat 4:10 AM405 km251 miles219 nmNortheast NE
GuangzhouSat 4:10 AM470 km292 miles254 nmWest-northwest WNW
FoshanSat 4:10 AM477 km297 miles258 nmWest-northwest WNW
TaichungSat 4:10 AM498 km310 miles269 nmNortheast NE

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