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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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 05' North
Longitude: 102° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.19 meters/second, 1545.1 km/hour, 960.1 miles/hour or 834.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.00 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.2"959.90 miwest0° 06' 41.0"7.66 misouth960.21 mi
24 hours11° 35' 15.0"766.30 mieast3° 03' 43.4"210.56 misouth800.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Udon ThaniTue 6:36 AM52 km33 miles28 nmNortheast NE
Khon KaenTue 6:36 AM85 km53 miles46 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VientianeTue 6:36 AM99 km62 miles54 nmNorth N
Wanon NiwatTue 6:36 AM153 km95 miles83 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sakon NakhonTue 6:36 AM183 km114 miles99 nmEast E
Nakhon RatchasimaTue 6:36 AM236 km147 miles128 nmSouth S
SavannakhetTue 6:36 AM254 km158 miles137 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nakhon SawanTue 6:36 AM289 km179 miles156 nmWest-southwest WSW
Luang PrabangTue 6:36 AM311 km194 miles168 nmNorth N
Xam NeuaTue 6:36 AM406 km252 miles219 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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