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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: 64%

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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 45' North, Longitude: 128° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.81 meters/second, 1511.3 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.65 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.7"938.84 miwest0° 01' 51.5"2.13 misouth938.94 mi
24 hours11° 42' 14.1"757.27 mieast1° 11' 25.7"81.90 misouth764.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NahaSun 5:10 AM613 km381 miles331 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiSun 4:10 AM896 km557 miles484 nmNorthwest NW
KaohsiungSun 4:10 AM910 km566 miles492 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baguio CitySun 4:10 AM999 km621 miles540 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonSun 4:10 AM1068 km663 miles577 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaSun 4:10 AM1079 km670 miles582 nmSouthwest SW
FoochowSun 4:10 AM1145 km712 miles618 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenSun 4:10 AM1187 km737 miles641 nmWest-northwest WNW
KagoshimaSun 5:10 AM1212 km753 miles654 nmNorth N
ShantouSun 4:10 AM1295 km805 miles699 nmWest-northwest WNW
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