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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: 87%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 50' North, Longitude: 121° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.63 meters/second, 1510.7 km/hour, 938.7 miles/hour or 815.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.65 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.6"938.44 miwest0° 01' 03.2"1.21 misouth938.49 mi
24 hours11° 37' 58.3"752.24 mieast0° 51' 46.2"59.36 misouth756.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KaohsiungSat 2:36 AM263 km164 miles142 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaichungSat 2:36 AM374 km233 miles202 nmNorth N
HsinchuSat 2:36 AM442 km274 miles238 nmNorth N
TaipeiSat 2:36 AM468 km291 miles253 nmNorth N
Baguio CitySat 2:36 AM496 km308 miles268 nmSouth S
XiamenSat 2:36 AM525 km327 miles284 nmNorthwest NW
ShantouSat 2:36 AM560 km348 miles302 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tarlac CitySat 2:36 AM598 km372 miles323 nmSouth S
FoochowSat 2:36 AM618 km384 miles334 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MabalacatSat 2:36 AM628 km390 miles339 nmSouth S
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