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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 = Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 9:10:00 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: 54%

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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 29' North, Longitude: 126° 22' 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"946.45 miWest0° 04' 16.2"4.90 miSouth946.67 mi
24 hours11° 39' 03.9"759.88 miEast2° 08' 05.5"146.83 miSouth778.65 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 AM700 km435 miles378 nmWest-southwest WSW
KaohsiungMon 5:10 AM730 km453 miles394 nmNorthwest NW
QuezonMon 5:10 AM774 km481 miles418 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiMon 5:10 AM789 km490 miles426 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaMon 5:10 AM789 km490 miles426 nmSouthwest SW
TaipeiMon 5:10 AM794 km493 miles429 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenMon 5:10 AM1018 km632 miles549 nmNorthwest NW
FoochowMon 5:10 AM1029 km639 miles556 nmNorthwest NW
ShantouMon 5:10 AM1092 km679 miles590 nmWest-northwest WNW
KowloonMon 5:10 AM1299 km807 miles701 nmWest-northwest WNW

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