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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 = Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 3:18:00 PM.

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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: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 15:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 27' North, Longitude: 112° 47' East

The ground speed is currently 441.00 meters/second, 1587.6 kilometres/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.44 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 32' 52.0"986.31 miWest0° 09' 12.1"10.54 miNorth986.10 mi
24 hours10° 56' 57.4"742.37 miEast3° 24' 31.1"234.32 miNorth773.80 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Nha TrangSun 10:18 PM402 km250 miles217 nmWest-northwest WNW
Phan ThiếtSun 10:18 PM515 km320 miles278 nmWest W
Ho Chi MinhSun 10:18 PM669 km415 miles361 nmWest W
Puerto PrincesaSun 11:18 PM678 km422 miles366 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kota KinabaluSun 11:18 PM704 km437 miles380 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pekan TutongSun 11:18 PM763 km474 miles412 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bandar Seri BegawanSun 11:18 PM763 km474 miles412 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kuala BelaitSun 11:18 PM775 km481 miles418 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Stung TrengSun 10:18 PM776 km482 miles419 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cần ThơSun 10:18 PM782 km486 miles422 nmWest W

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