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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
This phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' North, Longitude: 135° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.69 meters/second, 1514.5 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.8"940.74 miwest0° 02' 14.5"2.57 minorth940.63 mi
24 hours11° 40' 10.8"756.38 mieast0° 27' 19.3"31.33 minorth755.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaThu 12:46 AM1258 km781 miles679 nmSoutheast SE
KagoshimaWed 11:46 PM1325 km823 miles715 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokWed 11:46 PM1438 km893 miles776 nmSouth S
KumamotoWed 11:46 PM1445 km898 miles780 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiWed 10:46 PM1516 km942 miles819 nmWest-northwest WNW
FukuokaWed 11:46 PM1544 km960 miles834 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuWed 11:46 PM1553 km965 miles838 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaWed 11:46 PM1573 km978 miles849 nmNorth N
KobeWed 11:46 PM1575 km979 miles851 nmNorth N
HamamatsuWed 11:46 PM1594 km990 miles861 nmNorth N

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