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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: 100%

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 Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 27' North, Longitude: 140° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.73 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.69 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.1"940.89 miwest0° 02' 16.6"2.61 minorth940.78 mi
24 hours11° 40' 06.3"756.42 mieast0° 28' 10.2"32.30 minorth755.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanThu 12:24 AM786 km489 miles425 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 12:24 AM882 km548 miles476 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokWed 11:24 PM1579 km981 miles852 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HamamatsuWed 11:24 PM1607 km999 miles868 nmNorth N
ShizuokaWed 11:24 PM1626 km1010 miles878 nmNorth N
OsakaWed 11:24 PM1657 km1030 miles895 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaWed 11:24 PM1665 km1035 miles899 nmNorth N
KobeWed 11:24 PM1670 km1037 miles902 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaWed 11:24 PM1674 km1040 miles904 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiWed 11:24 PM1674 km1040 miles904 nmNorth N
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