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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 9:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 42' North, Longitude: 108° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.94 meters/second, 1511.8 km/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.3 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"939.05 miWest0° 01' 59.8"2.29 miSouth939.16 mi
24 hours11° 42' 07.3"757.32 miEast1° 14' 42.6"85.65 miSouth765.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Hai PhongSun 4:36 AM178 km110 miles96 nmWest W
ZhanjiangSun 5:36 AM216 km134 miles116 nmEast-northeast ENE
HaikouSun 5:36 AM218 km135 miles118 nmEast-southeast ESE
NanningSun 5:36 AM234 km145 miles126 nmNorth N
HanoiSun 4:36 AM266 km165 miles143 nmWest W
Xam NeuaSun 4:36 AM453 km281 miles244 nmWest W
HuếSun 4:36 AM477 km296 miles257 nmSouth S
Da NangSun 4:36 AM513 km319 miles277 nmSouth S
GuilinSun 5:36 AM543 km337 miles293 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FoshanSun 5:36 AM553 km344 miles299 nmEast-northeast ENE

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