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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: 96%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 26, 2012 at 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' North, Longitude: 120° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.26 meters/second, 1548.9 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.04 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.1"962.27 miwest0° 06' 26.8"7.39 minorth962.02 mi
24 hours11° 17' 47.9"747.97 mieast2° 12' 40.0"152.08 minorth758.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CityMon 10:14 PM55 km34 miles30 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Tarlac CityMon 10:14 PM154 km96 miles83 nmSouth S
MabalacatMon 10:14 PM184 km114 miles99 nmSouth S
AngelesMon 10:14 PM192 km119 miles104 nmSouth S
OlongapoMon 10:14 PM224 km139 miles121 nmSouth S
QuezonMon 10:14 PM250 km155 miles135 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManilaMon 10:14 PM258 km160 miles139 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakatiMon 10:14 PM265 km165 miles143 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KaohsiungMon 10:14 PM685 km426 miles370 nmNorth N
BacolodMon 10:14 PM742 km461 miles401 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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