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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 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 29' North, Longitude: 123° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.26 meters/second, 1523.8 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.8 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"946.59 miwest0° 04' 17.3"4.92 misouth946.81 mi
24 hours11° 39' 02.1"759.96 mieast2° 08' 29.9"147.31 misouth778.83 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 5:20 AM470 km292 miles254 nmSouthwest SW
KaohsiungMon 5:20 AM519 km322 miles280 nmNorthwest NW
Tarlac CityMon 5:20 AM550 km342 miles297 nmSouthwest SW
MabalacatMon 5:20 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSouthwest SW
AngelesMon 5:20 AM582 km361 miles314 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonMon 5:20 AM597 km371 miles323 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaichungMon 5:20 AM604 km375 miles326 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManilaMon 5:20 AM609 km378 miles329 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakatiMon 5:20 AM614 km381 miles331 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OlongapoMon 5:20 AM628 km390 miles339 nmSouthwest SW
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