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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 14:36:00 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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 06' North, Longitude: 126° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.55 meters/second, 1528.4 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.83 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.4"949.40 miwest0° 04' 27.0"5.10 minorth949.20 mi
24 hours11° 31' 42.3"753.68 mieast1° 21' 59.9"94.01 minorth756.36 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 10:36 PM702 km436 miles379 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonTue 10:36 PM765 km475 miles413 nmSouthwest SW
KaohsiungTue 10:36 PM774 km481 miles418 nmNorthwest NW
ManilaTue 10:36 PM776 km482 miles419 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiTue 10:36 PM778 km484 miles420 nmSouthwest SW
TaipeiTue 10:36 PM843 km524 miles455 nmNorthwest NW
BacolodTue 10:36 PM1012 km629 miles546 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cebu CityTue 10:36 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmSouth-southwest SSW
XiamenTue 10:36 PM1062 km660 miles573 nmNorthwest NW
FoochowTue 10:36 PM1077 km669 miles581 nmNorthwest NW
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