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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: 54%
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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 30' North
Longitude: 128° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.20 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.78 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.8"946.45 miwest0° 04' 15.4"4.88 misouth946.67 mi
24 hours11° 39' 05.3"759.91 mieast2° 07' 45.9"146.46 misouth778.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CityMon 5:00 AM906 km563 miles489 nmWest-southwest WSW
KaohsiungMon 5:00 AM925 km575 miles499 nmWest-northwest WNW
TaipeiMon 5:00 AM948 km589 miles512 nmNorthwest NW
QuezonMon 5:00 AM955 km593 miles516 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaMon 5:00 AM965 km600 miles521 nmWest-southwest WSW
MakatiMon 5:00 AM968 km601 miles522 nmWest-southwest WSW
FoochowMon 5:00 AM1187 km738 miles641 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenMon 5:00 AM1209 km752 miles653 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShantouMon 5:00 AM1299 km807 miles702 nmWest-northwest WNW
KagoshimaMon 6:00 AM1354 km842 miles731 nmNorth N
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