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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 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 43' North
Longitude: 114° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.90 meters/second, 1511.6 km/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.66 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.7"939.04 miwest0° 01' 57.3"2.24 misouth939.14 mi
24 hours11° 42' 09.3"757.34 mieast1° 13' 44.8"84.56 misouth765.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Hong KongSun 5:10 AM178 km111 miles96 nmNorth N
KowloonSun 5:10 AM180 km112 miles97 nmNorth N
MacauSun 5:10 AM186 km116 miles101 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShenzhenSun 5:10 AM215 km134 miles116 nmNorth N
FoshanSun 5:10 AM287 km178 miles155 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuangzhouSun 5:10 AM292 km181 miles157 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShantouSun 5:10 AM375 km233 miles203 nmNortheast NE
HaikouSun 5:10 AM430 km267 miles232 nmWest W
XiamenSun 5:10 AM561 km349 miles303 nmNortheast NE
GuilinSun 5:10 AM657 km408 miles355 nmNorthwest NW
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