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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 14:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 27' North, Longitude: 140° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.73 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.1 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' 57.0"940.89 miwest0° 02' 16.5"2.61 minorth940.77 mi
24 hours11° 40' 06.6"756.42 mieast0° 28' 05.6"32.21 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 12:26 AM822 km511 miles444 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 12:26 AM908 km564 miles490 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokWed 11:26 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HamamatsuWed 11:26 PM1599 km994 miles863 nmNorth N
ShizuokaWed 11:26 PM1620 km1007 miles875 nmNorth N
OsakaWed 11:26 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KobeWed 11:26 PM1654 km1028 miles893 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaWed 11:26 PM1663 km1033 miles898 nmNorth N
NagoyaWed 11:26 PM1664 km1034 miles898 nmNorth N
KumamotoWed 11:26 PM1665 km1034 miles899 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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