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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 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 25' North
Longitude: 111° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.42 meters/second, 1524.3 km/hour, 947.2 miles/hour or 823.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.79 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.1"946.94 miwest0° 04' 21.9"5.01 misouth947.17 mi
24 hours11° 38' 54.1"760.09 mieast2° 10' 19.7"149.40 misouth779.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HaikouMon 6:10 AM148 km92 miles80 nmWest-northwest WNW
MacauMon 6:10 AM369 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hong KongMon 6:10 AM419 km260 miles226 nmNortheast NE
KowloonMon 6:10 AM426 km264 miles230 nmNortheast NE
FoshanMon 6:10 AM430 km267 miles232 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuangzhouMon 6:10 AM446 km277 miles241 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ShenzhenMon 6:10 AM450 km280 miles243 nmNortheast NE
NanningMon 6:10 AM507 km315 miles274 nmNorthwest NW
Da NangMon 5:10 AM514 km320 miles278 nmSouthwest SW
Hai PhongMon 5:10 AM537 km334 miles290 nmWest-northwest WNW
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