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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 14:24:00 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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 05' North, Longitude: 129° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.59 meters/second, 1528.5 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.3 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' 25.8"949.49 miwest0° 04' 28.1"5.12 minorth949.29 mi
24 hours11° 31' 36.6"753.64 mieast1° 22' 26.1"94.51 minorth756.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CityTue 10:24 PM989 km615 miles534 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonTue 10:24 PM1022 km635 miles552 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaTue 10:24 PM1032 km641 miles557 nmWest-southwest WSW
TaipeiTue 10:24 PM1057 km657 miles571 nmNorthwest NW
FoochowTue 10:24 PM1303 km810 miles704 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenTue 10:24 PM1322 km822 miles714 nmWest-northwest WNW
KagoshimaTue 11:24 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmNorth N
DavaoTue 10:24 PM1394 km866 miles753 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokTue 11:24 PM1396 km867 miles754 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ShantouTue 10:24 PM1413 km878 miles763 nmWest-northwest WNW

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