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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 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' North, Longitude: 121° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.58 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 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' 56.0"940.50 miwest0° 02' 09.0"2.46 minorth940.39 mi
24 hours11° 40' 22.7"756.41 mieast0° 25' 02.9"28.72 minorth755.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KaohsiungWed 11:46 PM292 km181 miles158 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaichungWed 11:46 PM407 km253 miles220 nmNorth N
Baguio CityWed 11:46 PM457 km284 miles247 nmSouth S
HsinchuWed 11:46 PM476 km296 miles257 nmNorth N
Taoyuan CityWed 11:46 PM497 km309 miles268 nmNorth N
TaipeiWed 11:46 PM506 km314 miles273 nmNorth N
XiamenWed 11:46 PM542 km337 miles293 nmNorthwest NW
Tarlac CityWed 11:46 PM560 km348 miles302 nmSouth S
ShantouWed 11:46 PM563 km350 miles304 nmNorthwest NW
MabalacatWed 11:46 PM590 km367 miles319 nmSouth S
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