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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 = Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 1:14:00 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 QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 13:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 60' North, Longitude: 146° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.83 meters/second, 1529.4 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.84 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miNorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.4"950.03 miWest0° 04' 34.1"5.24 miNorth949.82 mi
24 hours11° 31' 02.4"753.42 miEast1° 24' 58.9"97.43 miNorth756.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanTue 11:14 PM426 km265 miles230 nmSouth S
HagåtñaTue 11:14 PM637 km396 miles344 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokTue 10:14 PM1803 km1121 miles974 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirWed 12:14 AM1842 km1145 miles995 nmSoutheast SE
ShizuokaTue 10:14 PM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaTue 10:14 PM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuTue 10:14 PM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiTue 10:14 PM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaTue 10:14 PM1964 km1221 miles1061 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoTue 10:14 PM1966 km1221 miles1061 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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