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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: 44%
Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 20' North
Longitude: 135° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.62 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.98 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 misouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.4"958.60 miwest0° 06' 29.1"7.43 misouth958.91 mi
24 hours11° 35' 30.0"765.55 mieast2° 59' 11.5"205.37 misouth798.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokTue 6:20 AM1091 km678 miles589 nmSouth S
HagåtñaTue 7:20 AM1097 km682 miles593 nmEast-southeast ESE
DavaoTue 5:20 AM1550 km963 miles837 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonTue 5:20 AM1555 km966 miles839 nmWest W
ManilaTue 5:20 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmWest W
TaipeiTue 5:20 AM1668 km1037 miles901 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoTue 6:20 AM1775 km1103 miles959 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FukuokaTue 6:20 AM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuTue 6:20 AM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaTue 6:20 AM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmNorth N
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