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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 20:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 44' North, Longitude: 122° 37' 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"938.92 miwest0° 01' 54.0"2.18 misouth939.03 mi
24 hours11° 42' 12.1"757.30 mieast1° 12' 26.0"83.05 misouth764.78 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 AM341 km212 miles184 nmNorthwest NW
TaichungSun 4:36 AM428 km266 miles231 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HsinchuSun 4:36 AM481 km299 miles260 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiSun 4:36 AM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baguio CitySun 4:36 AM523 km325 miles283 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Tarlac CitySun 4:36 AM619 km385 miles334 nmSouth-southwest SSW
XiamenSun 4:36 AM623 km387 miles336 nmNorthwest NW
MabalacatSun 4:36 AM649 km403 miles350 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AngelesSun 4:36 AM656 km407 miles354 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ShantouSun 4:36 AM679 km422 miles367 nmWest-northwest WNW
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