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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 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 15:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 29' North, Longitude: 130° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.65 meters/second, 1514.4 km/hour, 941.0 miles/hour or 817.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.4"940.72 miwest0° 02' 12.6"2.54 minorth940.61 mi
24 hours11° 40' 14.9"756.44 mieast0° 26' 33.1"30.45 minorth755.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaipeiWed 11:06 PM1061 km659 miles573 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuezonWed 11:06 PM1197 km744 miles646 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaWed 11:06 PM1208 km750 miles652 nmWest-southwest WSW
KagoshimaThu 12:06 AM1230 km764 miles664 nmNorth N
FoochowWed 11:06 PM1311 km814 miles708 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenWed 11:06 PM1361 km846 miles735 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoThu 12:06 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmNorth N
FukuokaThu 12:06 AM1459 km907 miles788 nmNorth N
ShantouWed 11:06 PM1473 km915 miles795 nmWest-northwest WNW
KitakyushuThu 12:06 AM1483 km922 miles801 nmNorth N
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