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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 Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 14:14:00 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: 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 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 04' North, Longitude: 131° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.63 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 miles/hour or 825.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.83 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.0"949.57 miwest0° 04' 28.9"5.14 minorth949.36 mi
24 hours11° 31' 31.7"753.61 mieast1° 22' 47.9"94.93 minorth756.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
QuezonTue 10:14 PM1254 km779 miles677 nmWest-southwest WSW
TaipeiTue 10:14 PM1262 km784 miles681 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManilaTue 10:14 PM1264 km785 miles682 nmWest-southwest WSW
MelekeokTue 11:14 PM1313 km816 miles709 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KagoshimaTue 11:14 PM1394 km866 miles752 nmNorth N
DavaoTue 10:14 PM1493 km928 miles806 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaWed 12:14 AM1504 km934 miles812 nmEast-southeast ESE
KumamotoTue 11:14 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmNorth N
General SantosTue 10:14 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FukuokaTue 11:14 PM1623 km1009 miles876 nmNorth N

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