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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 3:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' North, Longitude: 123° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.60 meters/second, 1514.2 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.6 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' 02.1"0.04 miNorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.1"940.54 miWest0° 02' 09.9"2.48 miNorth940.43 mi
24 hours11° 40' 20.7"756.40 miEast0° 25' 26.1"29.16 miNorth755.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KaohsiungWed 11:36 PM432 km268 miles233 nmNorthwest NW
TaichungWed 11:36 PM507 km315 miles274 nmNorthwest NW
HsinchuWed 11:36 PM548 km341 miles296 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiWed 11:36 PM549 km341 miles296 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Taoyuan CityWed 11:36 PM550 km342 miles297 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baguio CityWed 11:36 PM553 km344 miles299 nmSouthwest SW
Tarlac CityWed 11:36 PM641 km398 miles346 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MabalacatWed 11:36 PM668 km415 miles361 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AngelesWed 11:36 PM674 km419 miles364 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuezonWed 11:36 PM696 km433 miles376 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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