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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 = Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 5:36:00 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: 93%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 45' North, Longitude: 124° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.90 meters/second, 1511.6 km/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.65 miWest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 miNorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.5"938.97 miWest0° 01' 22.4"1.58 miNorth938.90 mi
24 hours11° 39' 43.7"754.52 miEast0° 06' 13.9"7.15 miNorth754.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KaohsiungFri 1:36 AM490 km305 miles265 nmWest-northwest WNW
TaichungFri 1:36 AM546 km339 miles295 nmNorthwest NW
TaipeiFri 1:36 AM567 km353 miles306 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Taoyuan CityFri 1:36 AM573 km356 miles309 nmNorthwest NW
HsinchuFri 1:36 AM577 km359 miles312 nmNorthwest NW
Baguio CityFri 1:36 AM632 km393 miles341 nmSouthwest SW
NahaFri 2:36 AM682 km424 miles368 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuezonFri 1:36 AM762 km474 miles411 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManilaFri 1:36 AM774 km481 miles418 nmSouth-southwest SSW
XiamenFri 1:36 AM778 km483 miles420 nmWest-northwest WNW

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