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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 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 29' North, Longitude: 126° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.23 meters/second, 1523.6 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.7 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' 47.9"946.52 miwest0° 04' 16.3"4.90 misouth946.74 mi
24 hours11° 39' 03.6"759.93 mieast2° 08' 07.9"146.88 misouth778.72 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 5:10 AM675 km419 miles364 nmWest-southwest WSW
KaohsiungMon 5:10 AM707 km439 miles381 nmNorthwest NW
QuezonMon 5:10 AM754 km468 miles407 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaMon 5:10 AM765 km475 miles413 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiMon 5:10 AM768 km477 miles415 nmSouthwest SW
TaipeiMon 5:10 AM777 km483 miles420 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenMon 5:10 AM994 km618 miles537 nmNorthwest NW
FoochowMon 5:10 AM1010 km627 miles545 nmNorthwest NW
ShantouMon 5:10 AM1066 km663 miles576 nmWest-northwest WNW
KowloonMon 5:10 AM1272 km790 miles687 nmWest-northwest WNW
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