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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 12:36:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 86%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 07' North, Longitude: 122° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.11 meters/second, 1595.2 km/hour, 991.2 miles/hour or 861.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.52 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 33' 12.9"991.05 miwest0° 09' 33.3"10.95 minorth990.87 mi
24 hours10° 47' 43.4"735.16 mieast3° 34' 45.3"246.03 minorth770.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Iloilo CitySat 8:36 PM64 km40 miles35 nmNorth N
BacolodSat 8:36 PM75 km47 miles41 nmNortheast NE
Cebu CitySat 8:36 PM149 km92 miles80 nmEast E
KaliboSat 8:36 PM177 km110 miles96 nmNorth N
Cagayan de OroSat 8:36 PM292 km182 miles158 nmSoutheast SE
Marawi CitySat 8:36 PM302 km188 miles163 nmSoutheast SE
Zamboanga CitySat 8:36 PM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth S
Puerto PrincesaSat 8:36 PM420 km261 miles227 nmWest W
DavaoSat 8:36 PM476 km296 miles257 nmSoutheast SE
MakatiSat 8:36 PM518 km322 miles280 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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