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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 = Friday, October 12, 2012 at 12:28:00 AM.

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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: 16%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 38' North, Longitude: 124° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.57 meters/second, 1607.7 km/hour, 999.0 miles/hour or 868.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.65 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miSouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 36.1"998.82 miWest0° 11' 43.8"13.43 miSouth999.08 mi
24 hours11° 53' 25.7"818.51 miEast4° 51' 45.2"334.11 miSouth886.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
General SantosFri 8:28 AM58 km36 miles31 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DavaoFri 8:28 AM175 km109 miles94 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Marawi CityFri 8:28 AM271 km169 miles146 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Cagayan de OroFri 8:28 AM317 km197 miles171 nmNorth N
Zamboanga CityFri 8:28 AM348 km216 miles188 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoFri 8:28 AM459 km285 miles248 nmSouth S
Cebu CityFri 8:28 AM529 km329 miles286 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BacolodFri 8:28 AM597 km371 miles322 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TernateFri 9:28 AM601 km373 miles324 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GorontaloFri 8:28 AM602 km374 miles325 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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