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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 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 45' North
Longitude: 126° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.83 meters/second, 1511.4 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"938.87 miwest0° 01' 52.5"2.15 misouth938.97 mi
24 hours11° 42' 13.4"757.29 mieast1° 11' 48.9"82.34 misouth764.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NahaSun 5:20 AM613 km381 miles331 nmNorth N
KaohsiungSun 4:20 AM674 km419 miles364 nmWest-northwest WNW
TaipeiSun 4:20 AM699 km434 miles378 nmNorthwest NW
Baguio CitySun 4:20 AM785 km488 miles424 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonSun 4:20 AM882 km548 miles476 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaSun 4:20 AM894 km555 miles483 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiSun 4:20 AM897 km558 miles485 nmSouthwest SW
FoochowSun 4:20 AM936 km582 miles505 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenSun 4:20 AM958 km595 miles517 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShantouSun 4:20 AM1053 km655 miles569 nmWest-northwest WNW
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