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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: 99%

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 Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 02' North, Longitude: 138° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.72 meters/second, 1529.0 km/hour, 950.1 miles/hour or 825.6 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' 26.7"949.84 miwest0° 04' 31.4"5.19 minorth949.64 mi
24 hours11° 31' 18.6"753.58 mieast1° 23' 46.6"96.05 minorth756.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanTue 11:46 PM887 km551 miles479 nmEast-southeast ESE
HagåtñaTue 11:46 PM914 km568 miles493 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokTue 10:46 PM1341 km833 miles724 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KumamotoTue 10:46 PM1709 km1062 miles923 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuTue 10:46 PM1738 km1080 miles939 nmNorth N
OsakaTue 10:46 PM1756 km1091 miles948 nmNorth N
KobeTue 10:46 PM1764 km1096 miles952 nmNorth N
ShizuokaTue 10:46 PM1767 km1098 miles954 nmNorth N
KyotoTue 10:46 PM1789 km1111 miles966 nmNorth N
NagoyaTue 10:46 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmNorth N
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