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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 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 20:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 44' North, Longitude: 122° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.85 meters/second, 1511.5 km/hour, 939.2 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"0.04 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.7"938.86 miwest0° 01' 54.0"2.18 misouth938.96 mi
24 hours11° 42' 12.3"757.25 mieast1° 12' 23.5"83.00 misouth764.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KaohsiungSun 4:36 AM360 km223 miles194 nmNorthwest NW
TaichungSun 4:36 AM442 km275 miles239 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HsinchuSun 4:36 AM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Taoyuan CitySun 4:36 AM498 km310 miles269 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiSun 4:36 AM499 km310 miles270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baguio CitySun 4:36 AM536 km333 miles289 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Tarlac CitySun 4:36 AM630 km391 miles340 nmSouth-southwest SSW
XiamenSun 4:36 AM644 km400 miles348 nmNorthwest NW
MabalacatSun 4:36 AM659 km409 miles356 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AngelesSun 4:36 AM666 km414 miles359 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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